Laura Lakemeyer, Senior Microbiology and Quality Consultant, joined QA Consulting in 2015. Laura advises on microbiological processes, biocompatibility analysis, auditing, quality systems, and post-market activities. Laura has more than 12 years of experience in both the medical device and pharmaceutical industries.
Prior to joining QA Consulting, Laura was a microbiologist at Coopers Pitman-Moore and KV Pharmaceuticals, a molecular biologist for Monsanto, and a Quality Assurance Manager for Forest Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Ascension Orthopedics, Inc. Through these roles she gained knowledge of quality assurance and an appreciation for its critical role for manufacturers and became well-versed in regulatory standards. Laura has significant experience interacting with the FDA, DEA, OSHA and Notified Bodies as the lead for site audits.
Laura holds a B.S. in Microbiology from the University of Kansas and is an ASQ Certified Quality Auditor (CQA).