ASCLS is excited to announce the recipients of the ASCLS Voices Under 40 Spotlight, a recognition of our many, talented and committed young professionals under 40 years old. The ASCLS Voices Under 40 Spotlight has been developed to honor ASCLS members who have shown exceptional commitment to ASCLS, the laboratory profession, and their community at large at a young age in their professional careers.

Do you know a deserving individual that should be featured for the upcoming membership year?

Nomination forms are due May 1st 2017

The candidates were selected based on involvement in professional, legislative, and civic arenas. Applications, nomination letters and personal statements were scored and ranked by a group of their peers. The top candiadtes were selected for 2017 and will be showcased throughout the 2017-18 ASCLS Membership year.

  • Qualifications: Age less than 40 years old
  • Boundless enthusiasm for the profession and for ASCLS
  • Looked up to as an ambassador for Medical Laboratory Science and for ASCLS
Sadie Arnold, MLS(ASCP)CM
Level II Medical Laboratory Scientist
Billings Clinic
Billings, Montana
Michelle Butina, PhD, MLS(ASCP)CM
MLS Program Director
University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky
Khaldee Lindsey Davenport-Landry, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Hematology & Transfusion Services Supervisor
Iowa VA Health Care System
Iowa City, Iowa
Jennifer Dawson, MHA, LSSBB, DLM(ASCP)CM
Vice President, Quality and Regulatory Affairs
Sonic Reference Laboratory
Austin, Texas
Joanna Ellis, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Laboratory Science Program
Texas State University
San Marcos, Texas
Mallory Janquart, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Associate Program Director, Medical Technology
University of Wisconsin
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Kristin Landis-Piwowar, PhD, MLS(ASCP)CM
Assistant Professor, Biomedical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences
Oakland University
Rochester, Michigan
 Karen Larson, MLS(ASCP)CM
Laboratory Technical Supervisor
Fairview Health Services
Apple Valley, Minnesota
Kristina Martin, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
 Clinical Pathology Operations Manager
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Nicholas Moore, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Assistant Director of Clinical Microbiology
Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Laboratory Science
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois
Rebecca Rogers, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Evening Shift Supervisor – Department of Pathology,
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Memphis, Tennessee
Perry Scanlan, PhD, MLS(ASCP)CM
Professor and Program Director
Austin Peay State University
Clarksville, Tennessee