Michelle R. Jessup
200 Twin Branch Road
Campton, KY 41301
1987-present Continuing education courses and seminars taken through Hewlett-Packard,
Shimadzu, American Chemical Society, American Society of Quality Control, and
1983-87 University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Major: Veterinary Medicine
Degree: Veterinary Medicine Technology
Pi Pharma, Inc.dba Nature's Extra, Campton, KY
9/07 -present Vice-President -
Part-ownership and responsible for all operations for our vitamin, herbal, mineral,
health food, and cosmetic manufacturing business. In addition to verifying Batching
and Packaging operations, responsibilities include Quality Control Director and Shipping Coordinator.
Polyionics Inc./The Nutrition FarmÒ, Campton, KY (formerly in McCordsville, IN)
8/90 -9/07 Vice President -
Part-ownership and part-time responsibility for operation of R&D specialty chemical
manufacturing business (purification and sale of conductive polymers for analytical
laboratories) and a vitamin, herbal, mineral, health food, and cosmetic manufacturing
business selling wholesale to health food stores and retail through mail order catalog.
Manufacturing Chemists Inc., Indianapolis, IN
4/92 - 5/94 Quality Assurance Director -
Responsible for QC department of pharmaceutical manufacturing company,
Supervised analytical chemists and technicians, trained all workers in cGMPs,
safety, and environmental affairs, and audited batch records and laboratory data. Responsible for regulatory affairs and satisfactorily completed two FDA cGMP audits.
Central Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (now Schwarz Pharma Manufacturing), Seymour, IN
9/90 - 3/92 Quality Control Laboratory Technician -
Responsible for drug analysis by HPLC/GC/UV-vis on tablets, liquids, and capsule
products. Supervised other lab technicians and audited batch records.
9/89 - 9/90 Research Laboratory Technician -
Helped develop and validate new analytical methods for research pharmaceutical
products. Duties included supervision of other lab techs and membership in the Methods and USP Committees transferring methods to QC and USP publication.
Applied Laboratories, Inc., Columbus, IN
9/88 - 9/89 Laboratory Manager -
Managed QC laboratory of pharmaceutical manufacturing operation. Maintained and
developed testing requirements, cGMP records keeping, and training.
Hope Veterinary Clinic, Hope, IN
8/87 - 8/88 Veterinary Technologist -
Worked in animal surgery, preparation, anesthetic and recovery, records keeping,
administered medication, and performed clinical testing.
Tennessee Animal Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
5/87 - 6/87 eterinary Technologist (Internship) -
Worked in all phases of veterinary medicine.
University of Cincinnati Research Center, Cincinnati, OH
12/86 - 2/87 Laboratory Research Assistant -
Worked with research animals, administered injections, record keeping, and using
experimental animal drugs.
American Society of Quality Control
American Association for the Advancement of Science
American Chemical Society
Society for Applied Spectroscopy
ANALYTICAL INSTRUMENTATION SKILLS
HPLC, GC, LC, TLC, UV-visible, AA, emission, Karl Fisher, moisture furnaces,
dissolution, disintegration, pH, titrators
MS Excel, MS Word, MS Publisher, CorelDraw, Dialog, MS FrontPage
Jesus, Don Jessup, animals (especially Arabian horses, cats, dogs, ducks, deer, foxes, fish, possums, raccoons, etc.),
computers, the internet, camping, hiking, shopping (saving money)