Victoria Zarate, B.S.

Victoria Zarate, B.S.

Team Lead

Victoria Zarate received her Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from Texas State University. Victoria now serves as the Disinfectants/Sanitizers and Virology Team Lead for Microchem.

Victoria, a native of Austin, Texas, has played a pivotal role in Microchem’s success since joining the team in 2017. Starting as an Associate Analyst on the Disinfectant and Sanitizer Team, Victoria quickly distinguished herself through her diligence and perseverance, earning a promotion to Study Director. In 2019, she was promoted again to Analyst II, and in 2020, she took on the additional role of Team Lead for Virology. Today, Victoria serves as the Team Lead for Disinfectants/Sanitizers and Virology Testing, bringing a wealth of technical expertise and an in-depth understanding of antimicrobial regulations to both teams. Known for her determination and commitment to quality, Victoria consistently goes above and beyond to ensure the success of each test study she oversees, and that is clear within each of the roles she has held at Microchem.

To contact Victoria, feel free to email her at [email protected]

Victoria, what does ‘Science for Good’ mean to you?

“To me, ‘Science for Good’ means contributing to the world by testing technologies and determining that they are truly effective to help the prevention and spread of disease.”