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Young-Williams Employee Spotlight!

Meet Tammy Copland, a 14 year veteran of Young-Williams Animal Center, avid ‘cat lady’ and someone who always has a smile on her face!
What’s your dream vacation destination?

An African Safari!

If you could eat one meal for the rest of your life what would it be? 

Steak, potatoes, mushrooms, salad, garlic bread and sweet tea!

What do like most about living in East TN? 

The beauty of the mountains, the weather and the friendly people.

What’s your personal mantra? 

What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.

How many pets do you own? 

10! 🙂 two dogs, three cats and five parrots!

What have you learned in the past five years? 

Things are not always what they seem. Patience really is a virtue. And it’s so important to really take time for yourself and relax!

What made you want to be an adoption specialist at Young-Williams Animal Center?

My absolute love for animals! It’s so rewarding to be a part of watching the joy and excitement of people finding and adopting a new member of their family!