Cara Plese

Cara Plese - Senior Scientist - Gateway Analytical

Cara Plese is the Laboratory Manager at Gateway Analytical. Before becoming lab manager, Cara worked for 10 years as a scientist focused mainly on particulate analysis and likes to use her strong technical background to solve problems and help train and guide the new scientists at Gateway. Cara earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry from La Roche College and a Master of Science in Forensic Science from Virginia Commonwealth University. In her free time, Cara enjoys traveling with her husband Steve, cooking, reading psychological thrillers, and rescuing animals that need a home.