Alan Mock - M.S. in Biology
Alan is pursuing an M.S. in Biology with an emphasis in Aquatic
Sciences at GVSU's Annis Water Resources Institute. Alan grew up in
Peru, Indiana where he graduated from Manchester University in 2017
with a double major in Biology and Environmental Studies. While
attending Manchester, he was a 4-year varsity wrestler and team
captain during his senior year. Alan is the vice president of the
Biology Graduate Club where he works to provide funding opportunities
to fellow graduate students to attend professional conferences.
Alan enjoys spending time outdoors taking advantage of Michigan's
valuable natural resources while fishing, kayaking, and backpacking.
After completion of his graduate studies, he hopes to begin a career
as a fisheries biologist or continuing his education towards earning a
PhD. He joined the Cook Leadership Academy in order to improve his
leadership skills that he hopes to carry into his professional career
and everyday life.