Christine Feaster is Vice President, Strategic Marketing and Program Operations—Chemical Medicines, for USP. Ms. Feaster began her more-than-20-year career in the science field at a molecular biology laboratory at the University of Maryland and migrated to private industry shortly thereafter. Ms. Feaster has a diverse background in all areas of quality assurance, quality control, and global regulatory affairs at several companies over her career, including Walter Reed Army Institute’s of Research Pilot Vaccine Facility, Baxter, and Nutramax Laboratories, Inc. Her experience crosses all regulated products, such as vaccines, human and veterinary pharmaceuticals, devices, foods, and dietary supplements in every dosage form—creams, sterile and non-sterile liquids, solids, and semi-solids. Along with a strong international good manufacturing practice (GMP) background, Ms. Feaster has vast experience with World Health Organization, International Conference on Harmonization, and International Organization for Standardization guidelines.
Ms. Feaster is an active member of the following trade and professional organizations: American Society of Quality (ASQ), the Risk Management Society (RIMS) among other trade organizations related to dietary supplements and herbal medicines. She holds a B.A. degree in biology and chemistry from Notre Dame University of Maryland.