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.

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 2019 and will be showcased throughout the 2019-20 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
Hollie Bearce, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Laboratory Supervisor II
St Luke’s Healthcare System
Ketchum, ID
Krystal Bullard, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Medical Technologist II
St Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Memphis, TN
Nicole Buza, MLS(ASCP)CM
Medical Laboratory Scientist, Transfusion Medicine
UW Health University Hospital
Madison, WI
Joshua J Cannon, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA
Kristen Croom, MLS(ASCP)CM, MB(ASCP)
Director of Pathology,  Lab and Molecular Services
The Queen’s Medical Center
Honolulu, HI
Kelcey Harper, MLS(ASCP)CM
Associate Technical Services Specialist
Sekisui Diagnostics
Lexington, MA
Joshua X. Pulido, MHA, MLS(ASCP)CM
Business Development Manager
Microbiologics, Inc.
Saint Could, MN
Stephanie Souza, MLS(ASCP)CM, SBB(ASCP)
Field Application Escalation Support Specialist
Grifols Diagnostic Solutions, Inc
Emeryville, CA