Proficiency Testing Program Committee

Purpose: To support regulatory, industry, and commercial feed laboratories by providing a proficiency testing program that is compliant with International guidelines at nominal cost to laboratories. To monitor the use and performance of analytical test methods and to provide information to other AAFCO committees as required. To provide feed testing laboratories with performance-monitoring procedures that are common requirements of accreditation and produce well-defined testing materials to be used for method validation and quality control.

Committee Members

Brenda Snodgrass, Chair
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK

Louise Ogden, Vice Chair
Maple Grove, MN

George Ferguson, Board Liaison
Raleigh, NC

Deepika Curole
Baton Rouge, LA

Manisha Das
,

Teresa Grant, APHL Liasion
Raleigh, NC

Tai Ha
Lincoln, NE

Patty Lucas
Tallahassee, FL

Kristina McCallum
Denver, CO

Lise-Anne Prescott
Ottawa, CN

Michele Swarbrick
Saint Paul, MN

Lei Tang (FDA)
Rockville, MD

Nancy Thiex
Brookings, SD

Sharon Webb
Lexington, KY

Committee Advisors

Frank Sikora
AAPFCO Magruder

Amy Kieffer
ABLE Labs

Bob Kieffer
ABLE Labs

Lars Reimann
American Feed Industry Association

Susan Wiegert
American Feed Industry Association/Alt.

Andy Crawford
Consultant/Statistician

Daniel Berg
Eurofins

John Szpylka
Merieux NutriSciences

KEN RITER
Pet Food Institute

Patrick Tovey
Pet Food Institute/Alt.

Jeffrey Rich
Romer Labs

Regulatory Lab Contacts by State

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1800 S. Oak Street, Suite 100, Champaign, IL 61820-6974
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