Wease is responsible for overall organizational management, reports and writing, scientific research and development.
TJ is responsible for the production and quality oversight of data deliverables for clients as well as maintenance and enhancements to the laboratory information management systems and other technological tools. TJ is a certified hazardous-materials shipper.
Technical Department Supervisor
Chuck supervises Rhithron’s Technical Department, and is responsible for the quality and quantity of sample processing being produced by the Technical Department. He develops departmental protocols and operating procedures.
Rennie is responsible for shipment intake, metadata quality and upload, and data deliverable production. She provides initial organization for projects and prepares them for processing. Rennie also maintains project archives and tracks project materials.
Dr. Billie Kerans
Dr. Billie Kerans is responsible for statistical and interpretational analysis of macroinvertebrate and periphyton data, along with the development of assessment tools and research design.
Rhithron’s Technical Department provides quality-assured initial sample processing for macroinvertebrate samples. This team also prepares algal samples and conducts biomass analysis. Technical Department personnel include:
- Al Pak
- Art Young
- Jim Wick
- Jennifer Foust
- Kale Michael
- Megan Schulz