Isabella Kotasek (born 1995, female, from South Australia) completed a Bachelor of Science (Advanced), majoring in ecology and zoology in 2016. She is currently in her third year of Bachelor of Science (Veterinary Bioscience) at the University of Adelaide. She will be going on to complete the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine by 2023.
Raised on farms in the Adelaide Hills and on Kangaroo Island, Isabella is passionate about rural and remote communities, ecosystems and animals. Her interests in this field include sustainability, livestock welfare and optimising land management practices.
Isabella is heavily involved in the LGBTIQ+ scene in Adelaide and works with her local soccer club with inclusion and diversity programmes and fundraising opportunities.