I am seeking a challenging environment that offers communication, leadership, and technical
opportunities in a dynamic team setting. An atmosphere where creativity, productivity and tenacity are
highly valued, and make the difference.
Summary of Qualifications
Four years experience in analytical quality departments.
Three years HPLC experience to include troubleshooting.
Diverse analytical instrument operation.
Computer literate in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Empower 2/3.
Education and Training
Bachelors of Science: Environmental ChemistryArizona State University － Tempe, AZEnvironmental Chemistry 3.5
12/2016 to Current
QC AnalystBayer Healthcare － Berkeley, CA
Relocated to the Bay Area in search of GMP pharmaceutical experience.
HPLC protein characterization with computerized data collection and analysis.
Assisting with data management to include archiving.
Additional duties include buffer and sample preparation, as well as lab maintenance.
01/2016 to 08/2016
Chemist SupervisorAPS BioGroup － Phoenix, AZ
Undertook a challenge to adapt, transfer, and perform HPLC assays in a high volume GMP laboratory.
appointed interim supervisor with oversight of eight analysts.
Developed lab lead experience while overseeing instrument maintenance, managing employee
absences, providing guidance to teammates, supervising laboratory workflow, performing data and
document review, and maintaining lab budget.
Other duties included HPLC method adaptation, production floor quality assurance, and supporting
Assisted with writing technical procedures (FT-IR, Empower 2) and subsequent operational training.
09/2015 to 12/2015
ChemistForever Neutraceutical － Phoenix, AZ
Primary responsibilities included performing sample analysis in a high volume GMP laboratory.
Analytical techniques included UPLC, FT-IR, wet chemistry, and LC/MS.
04/2013 to 10/2015
ChemistHealthy Solutions, LLC － Scottsdale, AZ
Adapted and performed numerous methods to assay raw material potency in a high volume GMP
Analytical techniques included UPLC (Empower 2/3), UV-Vis, wet chemistry, and Karl-Fischer.
Helwig et al., 2016, "Effect of water on the high-pressure structural behavior of anorthite-diopside eutectic glass" in the Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids.
budget supervision, chemistry, data collection, data management, FT-IR, GMP, HPLC, quality assurance, sample preparation, modest supervising, UV, workflow