Terri Eastman is a highly accomplished microbiologist who received her degree from Montana State University. With eight years of experience at Skyland Scientific Services, a leading company in pharmaceutical validation consulting, Ms. Eastman has extensive expertise in microbiology and has supervised the in-house microbiology laboratory while conducting numerous on-site performance qualifications at pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities. Her experience has not only enhanced her microbiology skills but has also equipped her with valuable client relationship skills that she continues to exhibit in her work. In 1997, Ms. Eastman joined Nelson Labs Bozeman (previously known as BioScience Laboratories) and quickly rose to the position of Principal Study Director and Laboratory Manager. Her exceptional skills and expertise have enabled her to work closely with sponsor’s scientific staff, designing relevant and scientifically sound studies to test a wide range of antimicrobial and disinfectant products. Ms. Eastman has also been a valuable contributor to the ASTM E35.15 Subcommittee, which focuses on developing standardized testing methods used in the topical antimicrobial and disinfectant industries.