2018-2019 ASCLS Board of Directors

(Top L to R) Past President Deb Rodahl, President Roslyn McQueen, President-Elect Cindy Johnson, and Secretary Treasurer Debbie Shell
(Middle L to R) Region I Director Maddie Josephs, Region II Director Nadine Fydryszewski, Region III Director Janelle Chiasera, Regtion IV Director Beth Warning, Region V Director Jean Bauer, Region VI Director Kim Von Ahsen
(Front L to R) Region VII Director Claude Rector, Region VIII Holly Weinberg, Region IX Director Terese Abreu, Region X Director Kristen Croom, Developing Professional Director Christal Lane


Roslyn McQueen, Ph.D., CCRC
Saginaw, MI

MLS for 44 years, Hematology Specialist

Certified Clinical Research Coordinator
Hurley Research Center, Flint

Past President

Debra Rodahl, MBA, MLS(ASCP)CM
St. Paul, MN

MLS for 38 years

Vice-President Operations
St. Joseph's Hospital, HealthEast Care System


Cindy Johnson, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
St. Cloud, MN

MLS for 36 years/26 in lab management

Section Director, Laboratory Services
CentraCare Health


Debbie Shell
Pocatello, ID

40 years as an MLS, with specialties in Microbiology and Management
Current position - MLS Laboratory Instructor at Idaho State University


Director Region I

Maddie Josephs
Rumford, RI

MLS for 37 years/28 in MLT education

Associate Professor/Director of CLT and HT Programs, Community College of Rhode Island

Director Region II

Nadine Fydryszewski, Ph.D., MLS(ASCP)CM
Newark, NJ

MLS for 40 years; 26 in Education

Rutgers, School of Health Professions
Dept. of Clinical Laboratory & Medical Imaging Sciences
Professor, Vice Chair, and Director DCLS Program

Director Region III

Janelle Chiasera, Ph.D.
Birmingham, AL

MLS for 26 years

Senior Executive Associate Dean and Professor
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Director Region IV

Elizabeth "Beth" Warning, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Independence, KY

MLS for 31 years, ASCLS member since 2001

Assistant Professor - Educator
University of Cincinnati MLS Program

Director Region V

Jean Bauer, MLS (ASCP)CM
North Oaks, MN

MLS for 37 years/23 years in lab management

Laboratory Director
Open Cities Health Center

Director Region VI

Kimberly "Kim" Von Ahsen, MHA, MLS, SLS
Des Moines, IA

MLS for 20 years/11 years in management

Client Services Manager, Clinical Laboratory
UnityPoint Health - Des Moines

Director Region VII

Claude Rector, MA, MLS(ASCP)CM
Helena, AR

MLS for 20 years / 10 years in MLT & Phlebotomy Education

MLT & Phlebotomy Program Director
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas

Director Region VIII

Holly Weinberg, MLS(ASCP), SH
Superior, MT

MLS for 40 years

Retired System Technical Coordinator Hematology/Hemostasis/Flow Cytometry

Director Region IX

Terese Abreu
Toppenish, WA

MLS 24 Years / Educator 15 years

Director Medical Laboratory Science Program
Heritage University

Director Region X

Kristen Croom
Honolulu, HI

MLS for 14 years/Management for 4 years

Manger, Pathology and Molecular Diagnostics, Queen's Medical Center

Ascending Professional Director

Kelsey Harper, Bridgewater, MA

Info Coming


Developing Professional Director

Christal Lane, BS
Memphis, TN

Current Masters Candidate in Clinical Laboratory Sciences -- University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Class of 2019

Student Bacteriology Laboratory Technologist -- Methodist University, Memphis, TN