Michael San Filippo

Michael San Filippo is the media relations assistant in AVMA’s Communications Division. In this position he is responsible for setting up media interviews, scanning the headlines for veterinary- and animal-related news, monitoring and updating AVMA’s social media accounts, and producing AVMA’s Animal Tracks podcast. He’ll even bring you coffee if you ask nicely.

Before joining the AVMA he served as an editor for several trade magazines and as a publications specialist for the American Academy of Pediatrics. He’s also worked as a water slide attendant, pizza delivery driver, janitor, and pre-k teacher, all of which comes in handy from time to time in his current position.