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Laboratory Products Association Elects Officers and Directors

White Post, VA – The Laboratory Products Association (LPA) is pleased to announce its new officers and directors who were recently elected or re-elected at the association’s Annual Meeting on October 2 in Amelia Island, Florida.

Amy-Jo Yogmas, President at Boekel Scientific was elected to serve a two-year term as Chair of the association’s Board of Directors and Fran Hutson, Life Science Business Partner, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at MilliporeSigma was elected to serve as Vice Chair.

The following individuals were elected to serve as Directors on the LPA Board of Directors for the 2023-2026 Board term:

  • John Cincotta - Senior Vice President, Corporate Marketing & Category Management,
       Thomas Scientific
  • Ken Falkowitz - SVP, Business Development, DWK Life Sciences LLC
  • Dave Hazel - Key Accounts Manager, Greiner Bio-One North America
  • Paul Hurley - Chief Operating Officer, Ricca Chemical Company
  • Randy Kinkade - Vice President, Americas Commercial, Thermo Fisher Scientific

Others currently serving on the LPA Board of Directors are:

  • Amy Baudino - Senior Director of Portfolio Mgt., North America, Fisher Scientific Channel
  • Michele Crispin - Vice President, Global Sales & Marketing, J.G. Finneran Associates
  • Amy Debroczy - Director of Global Channels, Corning Life Sciences
  • Dawn Jackson - Vice President, Sales, Antylia Scientific
  • Jeff Stanton - President, Labconco Corporation
  • Laura Steiner - President, Horizon Scientific
  • Ryan Titmas - Vice President of Sales, Lucid Scientific´╗┐
  • Jonathan Yoppi - Vice President, Global Consumables and Safety/CES Strategy, VWR

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The Laboratory Products Association (LPA) was founded in 1918 as the Scientific Apparatus Makers Association. Its member companies are manufacturers and distributors of lab products such as glass and plasticware, chemicals, equipment and supplies used in scientific research and applied science and life science worldwide.





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