Kimberly holds a MS degree from SUNY Fredonia and is certified by ASCP in chemistry. She has over 17 years of professional experience in the public and private sector in the fields of chemistry, biology, and cytogenetics. She has experience in the development and implementation of methods for small molecule analysis using LCMSMS for research, as well as Phase I and II clinical drug trials. She also led the pharmacodynamic portion of the core including gene expression and ELISA assays. She has attained many essential skills including writing publications and reports, meeting with physicians and presenting works at ASMS, AAPS and AACR. She has created budgets and timelines and managed her team with success.
Currently she is employed at S&G Labs in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii utilizing her LCMSMS skills to monitor patients in analysis and detection of pain management drugs / drugs of abuse in high throughput, high complexity testing.
When she is not pippetting she’s either at a playground with her children, biking, running, or promoting healthy lifestyles to our keiki by volunteering in our schools.