Erin Patton Charles River

Erin Patton is the Senior Technology and Market Development Manager for Charles River Microbial Solutions, North America. Erin received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Xavier University and her Master of Science degree in Cell and Molecular Biology from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Erin has over 16 years’ experience in molecular biology research, microbiology QC, Quality Assurance, regulatory compliance, and compounding pharmacy. Drawing heavily on her background in molecular biology and her experience in sterility testing, Erin provides innovative rapid micro solutions for microbial detection and identification, and environmental monitoring programs. She is currently based in St. Louis, Missouri, USA and serves as a board member of the Missouri Valley chapter of PDA.