After completing a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in Philosophy, Meredith worked in publishing and finance before completing a Bachelor of Veterinary Science with class I Honours at the University of Sydney in 2012. She spent several years after graduation working in wildlife medicine and research, as well as exotic animal practice. Meredith enjoys the university environment and moved to New Zealand in 2016 to begin a combined clinical nutrition residency (ACVN) and PhD at Massey University. Meredith’s interests include the prevention of companion animal obesity, feline nutrition and medicine, and zoo animal nutrition. At home, Meredith enjoys the company of her four cats and one long-suffering Labrador.