Annette McMullen plans a career in medical research following her graduation from Winthrop University with a B.S. in Biology. At Winthrop, she was a McNair Scholar, a member of the Beta Beta Beta Psi Biological Honors Society, and a member of the Tau Sigma Honors Society. She is continuing on to graduate studies in the medical laboratory science program at Carolinas College of Health Care Sciences. Her son, now in high school, hopes to study computer science in college.