Dijana Hadziselimovic | STERIS Corporation
Dijana is a senior technical services associate for the Life Sciences Division of STERIS Corporation (Mentor, Ohio). She provides technical support for process research cleaners and conducts laboratory experiments to recommend cleaning procedures. Dijana has over 17 years of laboratory experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry from the University of Missouri at St. Louis (UMSL).
2017 CHAIR ELECT
Tiffany Collis | Chemisphere Corporation
Tiffany Collis, MS, CSP is a Regulatory Manager at Chemisphere Corporation. She received a BS from the University of MN’s institute of Technology, and a MS from Eastern Kentucky University. She started her career in 1997 conducting R&D formulation of hair care products. Through the course of her career she has been involved with Quality Control, R&D, Process Development, and Regulatory. As a St Louis SCC board member she has served as Chapter Secretary, Treasurer, Chair-Elect, and Chair; and served on the COCA for the National SCC.
Lora (Ruppert) Aulabaugh | Label Insight
Lora (Ruppert) Aulabaugh received her Bachelors and Masters of Science, Chemistry from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Currently she is a Senior Personal Care Analyst at Label Insight with a demonstrated history of working in the fragrance and cosmetics industry. Skilled in Research and Development (R&D), Chemistry, Consumer Products, Cosmetics, Fragrance Formulation, Fragrance Regulatory and Essential Oils, she serves as a subject matter expert at Label Insight for personal care and non-food household products. Lora has previously served on the St. Louis SCC board as Chair Person, Chair-Elect, Secretary and Newsletter Editor.
Joan Van Rees | Chemia Corporation
Joan received her BA in Biology from Dartmouth College in 1995. She has worked at Chemia Corporation for the past twenty years. Her early years at Chemia Corporation were spent in the lab making custom fragrance formulations for our many cosmetic customers. Currently at Chemia Corporation, she holds a management role. Previously she has served the on the St. Louis SCC board as Chair Person, Chair-Elect, and Treasurer.
2017 TREASURER-ELECT & NEWSLETTER EDITOR
Sophie Lamsargis | Vi-Jon, Inc.
Sophie Lamsargis is a formulation technician in the R&D department at Vi-Jon, Inc. She holds a Bachelor Degree in Chemistry from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. In her free time she enjoys cooking, playing with her dog Sawyer, and watching the St. Louis Cardinals with her fiancé. She has previously served on the SCC board as interim secretary.