ASCLS Staph

Jim Flanigan, CAE

Executive Vice President

  • Favorite microbe: Saccharomyces cerevisiae
  • Blood type: O+
  • Favorite element: Helium

Melanie Giusti, MHI, MLS(ASCP)CM

Director of Professional Development and Project Management

  • Favorite microbe: Thermus aquaticus
  • Blood type: A +
  • Favorite element: Magnesium
  • Favorite blood cell: Stem Cells. They can be anything!

Andrea Hickey, MLS(ASCP)CM

Director of Membership and P.A.C.E.®

  • Favorite microbe: Lactobacillus sp.
  • Blood type: O+
  • Favorite element: Krypton-for Superman’s home planet!
  • Favorite blood cell: Eosinophil

Julia O’Donnell, CAE

Director of Marketing and Communications

  • Favorite microbe: Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  • Blood type: O+
  • Favorite element: Polonium
  • Favorite blood cell: Myeloblast