Alumni Profiles

What is it like to work in biotechnology?

We interviewed students and alumni to learn more about their work and hear about a typical day on the job.

If you graduated from a Bio-Link program or work in the biotech industry, we'd love to hear from you, too! Contact us to share your story!

Elizabeth Stahl is a laboratory intern at Valero Renewable Fuels. She talked to us about ... Read more

Ashrita​ Simhadri has been working as an intern at Genotox Laboratories. We asked Ashrita some ... Read more

We talked with Desiree' Martin, a Senior Research Associate at Bioo Scientific Corp. Desiree' works ... Read more

Dmitry Serbzhinsky holds a B.S. and M.S., and he completed the Biotechnology Lab Specialist program ... Read more

Mitch Kane is a graduate of the Shoreline Community College Biotechnology Lab Specialist Certificate program. ... Read more

Polly Bechtold is a graduate of the Bridge to Biosciences Program (Lab Assistant Certificate) and ... Read more

Alexandra Allen works as a Research Associate at Acepix Biosciences in Hayward, California. She takes ... Read more

Veronica Benites works for Cel Analytical analyzing potable, recreational, and waste water. She shared her ... Read more

Mandy​ Hunter has been working as an Laboratory Technician at ABS, Global. We asked Mandy ... Read more

We culture human B cells for DNA and cell lines, here I am getting ready to take these cultures for DNA. Each culture represents a unique individual and each of my technicians (and myself) tend to have anywhere from 100-150 cultures growing at any one time.

Jenna Gravley is the Research Technician Supervisor for the Research Cell Bank at Fred Hutchinson ... Read more

Jessica Zabloski, Research Associate at Bioo Scientific Corp. tells us about making ELISA kits.Read more

Kasey Shuster is the Biotechnology Outreach Coordinator at Salt Lake Community College , Salt ... Read more