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Our Team


-Dawn McIver, President


-Ed McIver,
Vice President


-Natalie Behm, Senior Consultant


-Karen Petraitis, Quality Assurance Associate


-Jodie D'Andrea
Validation Engineer


- Matt Kukurugya,
Laboratory Technician


- Tracy Beck,
Laboratory Technician


- Kyle McIver,
Computer System Specialist



Dawn McIver, President


Dawn McIver is founder and President of MicroWorks, Inc. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Purdue University.

She has over twenty years experience in Microbiology. Her first six years in microbiology included positions of Research Microbiologist and Microbiology Laboratory Manager for Silliker Laboratories. She then moved into the pharmaceutical industry, working for Fujisawa, USA. Responsibilities of that position included supervision of the environmental monitoring of the manufacturing facility, support of testing for facility validation, finished product testing including antibiotic assays, sterility testing, LAL testing and support of new product development.

In 1996, she founded MicroWorks, Inc. in order to serve the pharmaceutical and food industries in an independent role.


Dawn's project experience includes putting together environmental monitoring programs for medical device and pharmaceutical companies, setting up and managing cleaning validation programs, being part of a new product development team, writing and performing training and seminars for a number of clients, validating new cleanrooms and re-validating modified cleanrooms, validating Microbiology laboratory equipment including identification systems and KTA systems for endotoxin testing.

Dawn was the lead microbiologist on a consent decree auditing team that was utilized by a major pharmaceutical manufacturer to assist them with managing their return to sustainable compliance.  She has authored a chapter entitled, “Validation of Environmental Monitoring Methods” which was published in books entitled, “Laboratory Validation, A Practitioner’s Guide” and “Environmental Monitoring”.  Both books were published by Davis Healthcare International Publishing and distributed by PDA.



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