Deanna (Dee) Talerico, Associate Director, Regulatory Compliance at the Spencerville - Ohio (SPV) site, received additional oversight of two Charles River Safety Assessment sites in May 2017.
While she will continue to oversee the SPV team, she now also oversees the Ashland (CR-ASH) - and Cleveland (CR-CLE) – Ohio sites. In this expanded role, Dee’s direct reports include Heather Johnson, Sr. Manager, Regulatory Compliance (CR-ASH) and Megan Callan, Manager, Regulatory Compliance (CR-CLE) as well as the SPV QA team of six auditors. The Quality organization at the Ohio sites are responsible for complex auditing including hERG assays, general toxicology, specialty toxicology, Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology (DART), analytical chemistry, Bioanalysis, Molecular biology, Immunology, Biomarkers, Immunogenicity, and Immunotoxicology.
Dee has over 27 years of experience in GLP Quality Assurance/Regulatory Affairs and Compliance. She started her career in Spencerville as a QA Assistant, and worked her way up to Supervisor, Sr. Manager, and has been in the role of associate director at the Spencerville site since March 2014. Dee has introduced innovative and efficient processes throughout her career, most recently leading the Quality Risk Management initiative for updating the approach to GLP training across the Safety Assessment sites. Please join us in congratulating Dee on her newly appointed duties. If you have any questions concerning regulatory compliance at our Spencerville, Ashland, or Cleveland, Ohio sites, please contact Dee at 419.647.8463 or at [email protected].