A member of the American Society for Microbiology, Sandoval has collaborated on molecular biology research, been published in peer reviewed journals; Cell, Nature Cell Biology, and PlOS Genetics to name a few. During her tenure at MD Anderson she functioned as acting Lab Manager and acting Safety Compliance Officer, adhering to federal and state health and safety regulations. She also mentors young women through an online international database of professionals in STEM.
Sandoval joined Trace Analytics in 2017 where she spearheaded the opening of our microbiology lab. She has been responsible for all microbial testing and procedural development allowing us to provide new offerings to better serve our clients and customers. Sandoval’s high standards of quality, exceptional work ethic, and expertise in her field quickly revealed her as the perfect choice for the position.
In addition to her work at Trace Analytics, Sandoval has recently been named the preliminary draft project leader for the ISO 8573-7 technical committee. Her work will help further international standards of compressed air safety and quality.
As the Laboratory Director of Trace Analytics, Sandoval plans to encourage career development, oversee facility improvements, ensure regulatory compliance, optimize testing, and focus the lab’s directionality. More efficiency for laboratory operations means faster response and reporting times to better serve our customers.
We are thrilled to announce Sandoval’s new position and look forward to continued growth under her leadership as laboratory director.