Meet our Trainer – Marla Loughborough

Accreditation Support Manager

Marla is an Accreditation Support Manager and is responsible for delivering many of the commercial training courses. Having worked as a Quality Manager in an accredited Microbiology testing laboratory, Marla was responsible for maintaining and improving the ISO/IEC 17025 management system, including programming and maintaining the internal audits. She also has varied experience working within different testing environments in the USA prior to immigrating to the UK. Joining UKAS in 2011 as an Assessment Manager, Marla carried out assessments in the disciplines of food and biosciences, before changing roles to take on the responsibility of training both new UKAS recruits and external delegates in ISO/IEC 17025. Marla holds a BSc in Biology and an MSc in Medical Microbiology.

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