PRCSQA Timeline


Below are some highlights from our history. Please follow the meeting links for more information about our past meetings.

2010 — Present

2016
Meeting
  • 5 April - PRCSQA Breakfast at 32nd SQA Annual Meeting - Grapevine, TX
2015
Meeting
  • 4-5 November - Fall Training & Annual Meeting - Reno, NV
Board of Directors
President: Martha Adair
Vice-President: Hector Gamboa
Past President: Robyn Lori
Secretary: Robyn Rourick
Treasurer: Suzette Williams
Directors: Amy Kapilow-Cohen, Stacie Myslinski, Trudy Papson, Lisa Sottolano
2014
Meeting
  • 5-6 November - Fall Training & Annual Meeting - Mukilteo, WA
Board of Directors
President: Robyn Lori
Vice-President: Martha Adair
Past President: Angela Bazigos
Secretary: Robyn Rourick
Treasurer: Ian Bernhardt
Directors: Hector Gamboa, Amy Kapilow-Cohen, Stacie Myslinski, Marc Twitty
2013
Meeting
  • 13-14 November - Fall Training & Annual Meeting - South San Fran Cisco, CA
Board of Directors
President: Angela Bazigos
Vice-President: Robyn Lori, Christopher Tudan
Past President: Shaun Kenny
Secretary: Martha Adair
Treasurer: Ian Bernhardt
Directors: Hector Gamboa, Ursuline Saadeh, Kimberly Wilson
2012
Events
  • 7-8 November - Fall Training & Annual Meeting - Thousand Oaks, CA
  • 19 October - Webinar - "Writing Effective SOPs"
Board of Directors
President: Shaun Kenny
Vice-President: Angela Bazigos
Past President: Pieter Coucke
Secretary: Martha Adair
Treasurer: Michelle Chen
Directors: Ian Bernhardt, Ursuline Saadeh, Kimberly Wilson
2011
Meeting
  • 10-11 November - Fall Training & Annual Meeting - Irvine, CA
Board of Directors
President: Pieter Coucke
Vice-President: Shaun Kenny
Past President: Jacqueline Bushong
Secretary: Helen Smith
Treasurer: Michelle Chen
Directors: Ian Bernhardt, Loren Ferro, Tammy Schepp
2010
Meeting
  • 4-5 November - Fall Training & Annual Meeting - Joint with ORCA NW - Seattle, WA
Board of Directors
President: Jacqueline Bushong
Vice-President: Pieter Coucke
Past President: Bobby Cody Braswell
Secretary: Helen Smith
Treasurer: John Bolling
Directors: Carl Anderson, Michelle Chen, Loren Ferro, Tammy Schepp

2000 — 2009

2009
Meeting
  • 22 October - PRCSQA - "Branching Out for Compliance" - Thousand Oaks, CA
Board of Directors
President: Bobby Cody Braswell
Vice-President: Jacqueline Bushong
Past President: Lucy Wingett
Secretary: Jodi Myers
Treasurer: John Bolling
Directors: Carl Anderson, Michelle Chen, Linda Massey
2008
Meetings
  • Fall - “Fall For Compliance” - South San Francisco, CA
  • April - Breakfast event hosted at the SQA Annual Meeting - Memphis, TN
Board of Directors
President: Lucy Wingett
Vice-President: Bobby Cody Braswell
Past President: James Perez
Secretary: Jodi Myers
Treasurer: Anne Maczulak
Directors: Alex Dilis, Jackie Hevy, Linda Massey, John Bolling
2007
Meetings
  • Fall - meeting held jointly with the Rocky Mountain Regional Chapter - Las Vegas, NV
  • April/May - Evening social event hosted by PRCSQ at the SQA Annual Meeting - Austin, TX
Board of Directors
President: James Perez
Vice-President: Lucy Wingett
Past President: Michelle Seary
Secretary: Jodi Myers
Treasurer: Anne Maczulak
Directors: Alex Dilis, John Bolling, Lance Sandvik, Linda Massey
2006
Meetings
  • Fall - South San Francisco, CA
  • April - Evening social event hosted by PRCSQ at the SQA Annual Meeting - Phoenix, AZ
Board of Directors
President: Michelle Seary
Vice-President: James Perez
Past President: Rick Shuster
Secretary: Jodi Myers
Treasurer: Anne Maczulak
Directors: Linda Palagi Lynn, Jennifer Reeser, Lance Sandvik, Lucy Wingett
2005
Meetings
  • Fall - "Don't Gamble on Compliance" - held jointly with the Rocky Mountain Regional Chapter - Las Vegas, NV
  • April - Dublin, CA
Board of Directors
President: Rick Shuster
Vice-President: Michelle Seary
Past President: JoAnne Riggs
Secretary: Lance Sandvik
Treasurer: Linda Palagi Lynn
Directors: Farrah Khan, Barbara Randolph, Jennifer Reeser, Lucy Wingett
2004
Meetings
  • Fall - "It's Raining Regulations" - Seattle WA
  • Summer - Irvine CA
Board of Directors
President: JoAnne Riggs
Vice-President: Rick Shuster
Past President: Stephanie Taulbee
Secretary: Lance Sandvik
Treasurer: Linda Palagi Lynn
Directors: Farrah Khan, Barbara Randolph, Michelle Seary, Lucy Wingett
2003
Meetings
  • Summer - Richmond CA
Board of Directors
President: Stephanie Taulbee
Vice-President: JoAnne Riggs
Past President: Lance Sandvik
Secretary: Linda Palagi Lynn
Treasurer: Larissa Schuster/Lance Sandvik
Directors: Rena Liu-Critchley, Michelle Seary, Rick Shuster, Bill Vogelpohl
2002
Meetings
  • Summer - "It's All About Chemistry" - Palo Alto, CA
  • Spring - EPA issues - Dublin CA
Board of Directors
President: Lance Sandvik
Vice-President: Stephanie Taulbee
Past President: Lisa Sottolano
Secretary: Linda Palagi Lynn
Treasurer: Larissa Schuster
Directors: John Rachuy, JoAnne Riggs, Rick Shuster, Bill Vogelpohl
2001
Meetings
  • October - PRCSQA hosted the "Beach Party" reception at the SQA Annual Meeting - San Diego, CA
  • Summer - GLP, GCP and OECD issues - Renton, WA
  • Spring - "Advanced Computer System Validation in a Regulatory Environment" - Thousand Oaks, CA
Board of Directors
President: Lisa Sottolano
Vice-President: Clara Cushman
Past President: Sue Qualls
Secretary: Barbara Randolph
Treasurer: Larissa Schuster
Directors: Martin Brett, Brad Lee, John Rachuy, JoAnne Riggs
2000
Board of Directors
President: Mary Lynn
Vice-President: Gary Charbonneau
Past President: Sue Qualls
Secretary: Barbara Randolph
Treasurer: Larissa Schuster
Directors: Debi Garvin, Bradley Lee, Susan Michaels, Lisa Sottolano

1991 — 1999

1999
Meetings
  • October - PRCSQA members attended the SQA Annual Meeting - Chicago, IL
  • 19 July - Thousand Oaks, CA
  • 12 April - Dublin, CA
  • 11-12 January - Las Vegas, NV
Board of Directors
Past President: Mary Kay Erickson
President: Sue Qualls
Vice-President: Mary Lynn
Secretary: Gary Charbonneau
Treasurer: Jim McFarland
Directors: Debi Garvin, Sue Michaels, Patrick Quinlan, Robert Vetro
1998
Meetings
  • 22 June - Bothell, WA
  • 3 April - "How To Handle Difficult People" - Fred Pryor Seminar, South San Francisco, CA
  • 12-13 January - PRCSQA Training Course - Reno, NV
Board of Directors
Past President: Eric Tamichi
Acting Past President: Leslie Kvasnicka
President: Mary Kay Erickson
Vice-President: Sue Qualls
Secretary: Gary Charbonneau
Treasurer: Jim McFarland
Directors: Clifton Finley, Marlys Okada, Robert Vetro, Karen Young
1997

PRCSQA Membership reaches 167 by the end of the year!!!

Meetings
  • October - PRCSQA members hosted "Sippin' Cider" at the SQA Meeting opening reception - Seattle, WA
  • 2 June - Palo Alto, CA
  • 24 March - Seattle, WA
Board of Directors
Past President: Leslie Kvasnicka
President: Eric Tamichi
Vice-President: Mary Kay Erickson
Secretary: Karen Wagner
Treasurer: Jim McFarland
Directors: Clif Finley, Bradley Lee, Marlys Okada, John Rachuy
1996

PRCSQA launched its first website in the Fall of 1996.

Meetings
  • 9 December - Richmond, CA
  • 3 June - Irvine, CA
  • 4 March - Watsonville, CA
Board of Directors
Past President: Debi Garvin
President: Leslie Kvasnicka
Vice-President: Eric Tamichi
Secretary: Karen Wagner
Treasurer: Jim McFarland
Directors: Mike Bledsoe, Erick Carlson, Clif Finley, Bradley Lee, John Rachuy
1995

PRCSQA Membership was approximately 132.

Meetings
  • 5 December - Dublin, CA
  • October - PRCSQA members attend SQA Annual Meeting - Phoenix, AZ
  • 9 June - South San Francisco, CA
  • 3 March - Davis CA
Board of Directors
Past President: Lance Sandvik
President: Debi Garvin
Vice-President: Leslie Kvasnicka
Secretary: Sue Qualls
Treasurer: Eric Tamichi
Directors: Mike Bledsoe, Erick Carlson, Mary Kay Erickson, Bradley Lee
1994

PRCSQA membership reaches approximately 115.

Meetings
  • 5 December - Irvine, CA
  • October - PRCSQA members attend SQA Annual Meeting - New Orleans, LA
  • 10 June - South San Francisco, CA
  • 18 March - Field training held in conjunction with SQA - Fresno, CA
Board of Directors
Past President: Sharon Keener-Nemmers
President: Lance Sandvik
Vice-President: Debi Garvin
Secretary: Sue Qualls
Treasurer: Eric Tamichi
Directors: Leslie Kvasnicka, Erick Carlson, Mary Kay Erickson, Bradley Lee
1993

Membership grew to approximately 81.

Meetings/Events
  • 3 December - Dublin, California
  • November - PRCSQA invited to present GLP Workshop at the San Jose State University College of Science
  • October - "A Taste of the Coast" wine tasting hosted during the SQA Annual Meeting
  • 28 June - Brea, California
  • 1 March - Madera, California
Board of Directors
Past President: Renee Pejovich
President: Sharon Keener-Nemmers
Vice-President: Lance Sandvik
Secretary: Shirley Ortega
Treasurer: Barbara Koerber
Directors: Leslie Kvasnicka, Kitty Schlosser, Michelle Reilly, Andrea Westberg
1992

January 31 - PRCSQA was approved as a Regional Chapter of the Society of Quality Assurance.

February - The first PRCSQA newsletter was published

Membership reached 68 by October.

Meetings
  • 10 July - Palo Alto, CA.
  • 6 November - Richmond, CA
  • October - PRCSQA members attend SQA Annual Meeting - Atlanta, GA
  • 9 March - Davis, CA
Board of Directors
Past President: Debi Garvin
President: Renee Pejovich
Vice-President: Sharon Keener-Nemmers
Secretary: Shirley Ortega
Treasurer: Barbara Koerber
Directors: Lance Sandvik, Kitty Schlosser, Reed Smith, Andrea Westberg
1991
Meetings
  • October - First organizational meeting at the SQA Annual Meeting - Kansas City, MO
  • 6 December - South San Francisco, CA
Board of Directors
Founding President: Debi Garvin
President: Renee Pejovich
Vice-President: Sharon Keener-Nemmers
Secretary: Shirley Ortega
Treasurer: Barbara Koerber
Directors: Lance Sandvik, Kitty Schlosser, Reed Smith, Andrea Westberg