She has held executive level operating posts at other blood centers throughout Florida including, Director of Quality Assurance, Vice President of Laboratory Services and Director of Reference Laboratory. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Laboratory Sciences from Florida International University and her Executive Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Florida Atlantic University.
Alicia is a Specialist in Blood Banking (ASCP), is a Certified Quality Auditor (ASQ). She is a member of AABB, and has served as a voluntary assessor for the AABB Accreditation Program for 10 years. She is a past president of the Florida Association of Blood Banks (FABB) and currently she serves as the Vice-Chair for the Mother’s Milk Bank of Florida.