Denis is currently a finalist Master of Development Practice (MDP) student at the University of Minnesota; Humphrey School of Public Affairs. He holds a bachelor degree in Agricultural and Rural Innovation from Makerere University- Kampala-Uganda and has been working in Agricultural Extension in rural Uganda for over 4 years. He is also currently working as a graduate assistant at the UMN Center for Animal Health and Food Safety (CAHFS). He loves to travel and has participated in several international agricultural exchange programs, notably; the University of Minnesota-hosted Minnesota Agricultural Students Training (MAST) program and the Israel Agro-
studies International Exchange Program. He recently took keen interest in policy approaches to Animal, human, and environmental health in Sub-Saharan Africa.