Experienced professional with varied lab experience as a Chemist and Hazard Review Specialist for different companies as well as academic lab research while pursuing her undergraduate and Master’s degree. B.K.S. is trained in several areas of lab safety including: OSHA, EPA, RCRA, DOT, and NFPA. In her most recent position, she worked as a Hazard Review Specialist at WERCS Professional Services. In this role, she ensured the formulations of chemical containing retail products were evaluated against various safety standards for several retail companies, including Walmart, Target and pharmaceutical companies. As a Contract Chemist at GE Global Research Center, B.K.S. developed testing and methods to improve wind blade coatings and nanotechnology for wind turbines. She worked as an Assurance Chemist for Sumitomo Bakelite Singapore supporting the manufacturing of epoxy and managing 15 technicians. In this role, she also maintained Quality Systems and performed in house audits. While pursuing her Master’s degree in Chemistry, B.K.S. worked as a Teaching Assistant performing graduate level lab research. She has a BS in Chemistry and Microbiology from the National University of Singapore and a Master’s in Chemistry from the University of Maryland.