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The Faces of Luminex: Jen Dillman, Product Development

April 11th, 2019 / Molly Frazier

There are a lot of steps between having the idea for a new product and actually making the product for commercial release. Here at Luminex, we count on people like Jen Dillman, Senior Manager of Product Development, to help get new products across the finish line. She joined our Wisconsin-based team in 2009 and earned

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The Faces of Luminex: Heather Darby, LTG Field Applications

March 29th, 2019 / Molly Frazier

The partners who develop new assays based on our xMAP® Technology through Luminex’s Licensed Technologies Group (LTG) are incredibly dedicated and creative — but even they need help with applications development from time to time. That’s where Heather Darby, Field Applications Scientist, comes in. She joined Luminex in 2015 and holds bachelor and master degrees

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The Faces of Luminex: Feng Sun, Bioinformatics

March 15th, 2019 / Molly Frazier

When you get a result from your VERIGENE® assay, what you don’t see is the expertise in bioinformatics and data science that went into designing the assays, setting just the right threshold, analyzing each target for optimal performance, and telling the software how to report the information to you. But you can bet that Feng

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The Faces of Luminex: Irene Adams, Sales Operations & Effectiveness

March 1st, 2019 / Molly Frazier

When our sales reps are eager to find out how much they’ve earned in commissions, there’s one person they contact: Irene Adams, Senior Compensation Analyst. She calculates everyone’s commissions and also helps shape compensation plans for best results. A native of Bavaria, Germany, she joined Luminex in 2010 and holds a bachelor’s degree in finance

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The Faces of Luminex: Carrie Prehoda, Accounting

February 15th, 2019 / Molly Frazier

Keeping the financial statements for any company is a critical job, but especially so for a publicly traded firm like Luminex that has to report its finances to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. We trust our data to Carrie Prehoda, Manager of Accounting and Stock Plan Administration, who joined the company in 2016. She’s

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The Faces of Luminex: John Fox, Field Service

February 1st, 2019 / Christine Valle

When a Luminex instrument has a glitch, customers know that a whole team of talented field service specialists are ready to hit the trenches and fix the problem. John Fox, Field Service Supervisor, oversees much of that work from his home base in Madison, Wisconsin. He joined the company in 2012 after spending several years

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The Faces of Luminex: Silvia Macwan, Quality Control

January 25th, 2019 / Christine Valle

It takes a special level of attention to detail to thrive in the challenging but much-needed field of quality control. That talent is exemplified by Silvia Macwan, Lead Reagent Quality Control Associate, who has been with us since 2014. She earned her bachelor’s degree in biotechnology from Sardar Patel University in India and her post-secondary

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The Faces of Luminex: Shubhagata Das, Scientific Affairs

January 11th, 2019 / Christine Valle

There’s a tremendous amount of high-quality science that goes into developing new Luminex platforms and assays. To help us navigate best practices, we rely on Scientific Affairs Manager Shubhagata Das, who joined Luminex in 2014. The Calcutta native has earned two master’s degrees in biotechnology, including one with a certification in business. Q: What are

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The Faces of Luminex: Renee Whitley, Sales Operations

December 28th, 2018 / Christine Valle

When someone at Luminex needs to know detailed information about sales revenue, there’s one person who can always help. Renee Whitley, Manager, Sales Operations Analytics, has been with the company since 2006 and knows all the ins and outs of the accounting and finance departments. She has two bachelor’s degrees: one from Louisiana State University

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The Faces of Luminex: Avery Vaughn, Human Resources

December 14th, 2018 / Christine Valle

Our “Faces of Luminex” blog series profiles the great people who work at Luminex — and it wouldn’t be possible without the hard work of employees like Avery Vaughn, Senior Manager in Human Resources. His skill in recruiting top talent continuously shapes our team and keeps the company in its industry-leading position. Based in Chicago,

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