Kirstin Powell has been the Director of Biopharma Global Quality, in Lonza Walkersville, for the past three years. Ms. Powell came to Stevenson last week to speak to students in the BT 205 course: Biosafety and Quality Assurance. For the previous 10 years, she acted as the Director of Quality Assurance and Regulatory affairs at Lonza. She shared her years of experience in the field of Biotechnology with students to improve their understanding of what it is like to work in the Biosafety and Quality Assurance industry. Ms. Powell received a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from Rutgers University and a Master’s degree in Physiology from North Carolina State University.