Grace Kneeland is a senior from Belleville, Illinois. She is majoring in health science with a double minor in business and psychology and an emphasis in leadership and policy. After graduation, Grace will begin her career as a business development representative with United Healthcare.

As well as being an ambassador, Grace has been a member of the School of Health Professions service fraternity, Sigma Eta Rho, which allows her to be involved and volunteer within her major. She also has held a director position for her Greek chapter, Delta Gamma.

“My favorite part about being a student at Mizzou is the welcoming environment and numerous ways to get involved,” she says. “SHP has offered me so many great opportunities, provided me with amazing academic advising, and introduced me to great people!”

What is your favorite free-time activity?

TV/movie enthusiast

What’s been your favorite Mizzou moment?

My favorite Mizzou moment has been football games and tailgating with my family.

What has been your favorite class so far?

Public Health

Why did you choose your major?

I am majoring in health science and minoring in business. I have always had an interest working in the health care field, but as I got older I realized I wanted to pursue a non-clinical route.

What’s your favorite place to eat in Columbia?


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