Consultant Amanda Bishop McFarland Joins ValSource

ValSource announced, Amanda Bishop McFarland has joined North America’s largest independent validation services company as a consultant. Prior to ValSource, Amanda spent five years with Genzyme, most recently serving as Senior Continuous Process Improvement Analyst.

Amanda McFarland comments, “ValSource provides me the perfect opportunity to share my QRM and Microbiology knowledge to influence change in our industry.” Amanda specializes in quality risk management, program implementation and partnership development and contamination control.

Amanda McFarland earned both her Bachelor of Science in Entomology and her Master of Science in Mycology and Air Quality from the University of Florida. At Genzyme, she was responsible for the design, deployment, and oversight of the Global Quality Risk Management Program, including the establishment of corporate policy and global operating procedures to be deployed at site level. Prior to Genzyme, Amanda was the Micro Lab Manager for EMSL Analytical in New York City and was a nationally featured presenter, discussing “sick building syndrome” and other mold related contamination issues.