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Cheryl A. Murley

Vice President & Director of Quality Assurance |McCrone Associates

As Vice President & Director of Quality Assurance, Cheryl Murley is the primary contact for quality assurance related questions and activities (audits, quality agreements, debarment statements, etc.). Cheryl joined McCrone Associates, Inc. (MA) in 2012. She was hired to develop the QA infrastructure necessary to pursue ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation. Accreditation was achieved in 2014 and she has continued to guide staff in developing and qualifying instrumentation and methods to expand the services covered under the MA scope of accreditation. She serves as training manager, documentation manager, validation manager and overall quality guru for the MA division of The McCrone Group. Previous to MA, she held various positions in the Scientific and Technical Services department at the Diageo North American Brand Technical Center. As the Director, Scientific & Technical Services/Regulatory Cheryl has experience leading the chemistry, microbiology and sensory laboratories as well as overseeing regulatory and food safety for the development of alcoholic beverages and beverage technology. Prior to Diageo, Cheryl held various roles at an injectable drug manufacturing facility leaving as the Associate Director of Corporate Microbiology and Sterility Assurance. She has 11 years of GMP experience with American Pharmaceutical Partners (Fujisawa USA, Inc./ Lyphomed) and was primarily responsible for oversight of microbiological laboratories and quality assurance functions in two manufacturing facilities and a terminal sterilization laboratory, as well as, providing technical review of new product applications (ANDAs).

Please contact Cheryl Murley with any quality assurance needs at 630-887-7100.

M.S., Northern Illinois University, 1988
B.S., Biology, Northern Illinois University, 1986