Karen Ramm joined the team at Microchem Laboratory in October as Director of Client Relations for the Disinfectants and Sanitizers team. Karen is a lifelong Minnesotan and lives near Minneapolis. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from St. Catherine University in St. Paul, MN.
Karen has worked in the antimicrobial industry for 23 years. She began her career at ViroMed Laboratories where she served as study director on hundreds of EPA and FDA regulated studies. She has held a variety of technical and business development positions since then, including a 15 year tenure overseeing the virology laboratory operations at a large contract testing lab.
She is an active member of ASTM and CSPA and has recently served as an industry expert panel member for the EPA’s Disinfection Hierarchy Stakeholder Workshop.