Board of Directors 2019-2020

(Top L to R) Region VII Director Claude Rector, Developing Professional Director Eykka Gundlach, Region VIII Director Stephanie Mihane, Region IX Director Terese Abreu
(Third Row L to R) Region IV Director Beth Warning, Region I Director Lisa Hochstein, Ascending Professional Director Elizabeth LeFors, Region II Director Nadine Fydryszewski

(Second Row L to R) Region X Director Kristen Croom, Region V Director Jean Bauer, Region VI Director Kim Von Ahsen, Region III Director Janelle Chiasera
(Front L to R) President-Elect Maddie Josephs, Past President Roslyn McQueen, President Cindy Johnson, Secretary-Treasurer Kyle Riding

Past President

Roslyn McQueen, Ph.D., CCRC
Saginaw, MI

MLS for 44 years, Hematology Specialist

Certified Clinical Research Coordinator
Hurley Research Center, Flint


Cindy Johnson, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
St. Cloud, MN

MLS for 37 years/27 in lab management

Senior Director, Laboratory Services
CentraCare Health


Maddie Josephs
Rumford, RI

MLS for 37 years/28 in MLT education

Associate Professor/Director of CLT and HT Programs, Community College of Rhode Island


Kyle Riding, PhD, MLS(ASCP)CM
Celebration, FL

12 years MLS/9 years in Laboratory Education 

Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Central Florida 


Director Region I

Lisa Hochstein, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Bayside, NY

MLS for 49 years/12 in Laboratory Education
Associate Professor/Program Director
Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program
St. John’s University

Director Region II

Nadine Fydryszewski, Ph.D., MLS(ASCP)CM
Newark, NJ

MLS for 40 years; 26 in Education

Rutgers, School of Health Professions
Dept. of Clinical Laboratory & Medical Imaging Sciences
Professor, Vice Chair, and Director DCLS Program

Director Region III

Janelle Chiasera, Ph.D.
Birmingham, AL

MLS for 26 years

Senior Executive Associate Dean and Professor
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Director Region IV

Elizabeth "Beth" Warning, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Independence, KY

MLS for 31 years, ASCLS member since 2001

Assistant Professor - Educator
University of Cincinnati MLS Program

Director Region V

Jean Bauer, MLS (ASCP)CM
North Oaks, MN

MLS for 38 years/24 years in lab management

Laboratory Director
Open Cities Health Center

Director Region VI

Kimberly "Kim" Von Ahsen, MHA, MLS, SLS
Des Moines, IA

MLS for 21 years/12 years in management

Client Services Manager, Clinical Laboratory
UnityPoint Health - Des Moines

Director Region VII

Claude Rector, MA, MLS(ASCP)CM
Jonesboro, AR

MLS for 21 years / 11 years in MLT & Phlebotomy Education

Assistant Professor
Medical Microbiology / Clinical Immunology & Serology
Dept of Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Arkansas State University

Director Region VIII

Stephanie Mihane
Denver, CO

MLS for 36 years

Point of Care Coordinator (AACC), &
UFCW Local 7 Union Steward
Kaiser Permanente - Colorado

Director Region IX

Terese Abreu, MA, MLS(ASCP)CM
Toppenish, WA

MLS 24 Years / Educator 15 years

Director Medical Laboratory Science Program
Assistant Professor
Heritage University

Director Region X

Kristen Croom
Honolulu, HI

MLS for 14 years/Management for 4 years

Director, Pathology and Molecular Diagnostics, Queen's Medical Center

Ascending Professional Director

Elizabeth LeFors, MLS(ASCP)CM
Columbus, MS

MLS for 4 years

Baptist Memorial Hospital - Golden Triangle

Developing Professional Director

Eykka Gundlach
Minneapolis, MN