Suburban Laboratories is pleased to announce the hiring of Michelle Carpenter, Ph.D. as Technical Manager for its Geneva, Illinois facility.

Dr. Carpenter has more than 27 years’ experience managing, complex technical operations with special emphasis in process auditing and method development.  She worked for six years as a Quality Assurance Manager and Quality Systems Auditor and six years as the Chief Technical Officer for IIM Laboratory Quality Consultants in Houston, Texas.  Most recently, she worked as Senior Business Consultant for Labtopia, a laboratory quality assurance, technical training and LIMS consulting company also located in Houston.  Dr. Carpenter received her Ph.D. and M.S in Environmental Chemistry from Madison University and B.S. in Biochemistry and Biology from Mary Baldwin University.

“We are delighted to have someone of Michelle’s caliber lead our laboratory. Her expertise with method development, quality assurance, laboratory management and process improvement in the environmental, petrochemical and food & beverage industries will complement our experienced team and provided added value for Suburban Laboratories’ clients” says Jarrett Thomas, CEO of Suburban Laboratories, Inc.