Accountable for the overall operations of the laboratory division including safety, quality, efficiency, and strategic planning. The laboratory is equipped with Agilent (6410) and Sciex (4000) triple quad LC/MS/MS instruments (each equipped with Agilent 1200 HPLC systems). In addition the laboratory includes Agilent 1100 HPLC and Thermo DSQ II GC/MS systems. The laboratory staff performs GLP trace level analysis under both EPA and FDA regulations. This includes (but is not limited to) method development, validation, and the extaction and analysis of compounds from a variety of matrices (e.g., plasma, tissue, crops, water, soil, etc.)
- With the CEO sets strategic direction for the laboratory division. This includes the development and implementation of GLP bioanalytical strategy, SOPs, method development, validation, and sample analysis.
- Member of both the marketing and sales teams for the company, which includes website redesign. As such am responsible for all laboratory business development, quotes, and invoicing.
- Research interests involve high throughput sample preparation and analysis as well as allergen protein quantitation using digestion followed by LC/MS/MS analysis.