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Involved Motivator.

Heather Vaught, MLS(ASCP)CM SBBCM
Age: 34 | Indianapolis, IN

Currently: Heather is Director of Technical Operations at Indiana Blood Center. She is also the President-Elect and Communications Committee Chair for the Indiana State Association of Blood Banks, where she also serves as Editor for the organization's newsletter.

Affiliation: Obtained SBB certification from ASCP. Completed the CAAHEP-accredited Specialist in Blood Banking program at Indiana Blood Center. Active member of AABB (Formerly American Association of Blood Banks).

Community Service: Selected for the ASCP Career Ambassador program, during which she spoke to hundreds of high school students about careers in the Medical Laboratory. Volunteer Assessor for the AABB Accreditation Program's Donor Center and Transfusion Services activities.