EVE WETLAUFER

Eve Wetlaufer has been involved in the animal protection movement for eight years. Since high school, she has volunteered and interned at shelters for companion and farmed animals, with a particular interest in humane education. Eve graduated from New York University’s Gallatin School of Individualized Studies with a concentration in Animal, Environmental, and Religious Studies. She went on to work at Discovery Communications in its Social Good department, and then at the international farmed animal protection organization Mercy For Animals, as National Volunteer Coordinator. Eve is currently working towards her Master’s in Animal Studies from NYU, and is the Teaching Assistant for the undergraduate course, “Animals and Public Policy.” Eve has spent the summer Nantucket for the past 17 years, many of them working at Force Five. She loves the island deeply, and enjoys walking her rescue dogs Chrissy and Happy on Sconset beach and through the cranberry bogs.