Chris Twigg

Lead Fellow

Chris Twigg served as an airborne infantryman in the Army for five years. He attended WSP’s humanities academic boot camp at Amherst College and STEM boot camp at Caltech in 2022. He was stationed at Fort Bragg, N.C. (now Fort Liberty), and deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Inherent Resolve in 2017. Upon leaving the Army, he began working as a firefighter/emergency medical technician in 2019. While working, he started attending a local community college in hopes of transferring to a larger university.

Chris is now attending the University of Michigan, studying ecology, evolution, and biodiversity. He hopes to continue his education at the graduate level. While at Michigan, he served on the board of the Student Veterans of America chapter.

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