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MetroFlow Steering Committee

Please email us at if you are interested in volunteering your time and skill set

to assist with the planning and execution of our membership meetings.


Steering Committee Members


President - Christina J. DeCoste


Director, Flow Cytometry Resource Facility

Department of Molecular Biology

Lewis Thomas Laboratory

Princeton University

Princeton, NJ 08544



Vice-President & Membership Communications Manager - Kathy Daniels


Associated Director, Flow Cytometry Core

ISAC SRL Emerging Leader

Sana Biotechnology

Cambridge, MA 02139

Treasurer & Corporate Member Coordinator - Kamilah Ryan

Senior Research & Development Specialist

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

777 Old Saw Mill River Road

Tarrytown, NY 10591 


Secretary - Carol Donovan


Immunotoxicology CoE

Drug Safety Research and Development


Eastern Point Road

Groton, CT 06340


Speaker Liaison - Michael Kissner

Technical Manager | CSCI Flow Cytometry
701 W. 168th St, Room 710
New York, NY 10032

212.305.2561 (lab)

Webmaster - Shane Harvey

Sr. Research Scientist 


1801 Augustine Cut Off

Wilmington, DE 19803

(302) 502-7159


Webmaster - Thomas Miller


Flow Cytometry Specialist

Jill Roberts Institute for Research in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Gale and Ira Drukier Institute for Children’s Health

Weill Cornell Medicine

413 East 69th Street

Belfer Research Building

7th Floor, Room BB-762

12th Floor, Room BB-1252

New York, NY 10021

Phone @ Jill Roberts Institute 646.962.6320

Phone @ Drukier Institute 646.962.6254


Historian/Photographer - Ira Schieren


Senior Science Officer

Zukerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute

Columbia University, Jerome L. Greene Science Center

3227 Broadway

L8-010 Lab / L8-003 Office

New York, NY 10027

212-853-1005 Lab

212-853-1011 Office


Cynthia L Bristow, Ph.D.


Chief Executive Officer

Alpha-1 Biologics

25 Health Sciences Drive, Suite 110

Stony Brook, NY 11790-3383

Office:   631 444 6238

Cell phone: 917 301 3292

Svetlana Mazel, Ph.D.

Director, Flow Cytometry Resource Center

The Rockefeller University

1230 York Avenue, Box 344

New York, NY 10065


Carla G. Hill, MS, MT (ASCP)


Associate Director, Global Cytometry

Q2 Solutions, A Quintiles, Quest Joint Venture

Dana Stein

Retiree from Flow Cytometry and Immunology Core Laboratory

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Jason Walker


Senior Cytometry Specialist

Research Flow Cytometry Core

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

(914) 847-1941

Benjamin Daniel

Director, Flow Cytometry Core

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc.

777 Old Saw Mill River Road

Tarrytown, NY 10591

Office Phone: 914-847-7003


Magdalena Parys

Flow Cytometry Specialist

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

417 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10065

ZRC Z-1634 Facility: 646.888.2381
RRL 9-953 Facility: 212.639.5162 | 212.639.5163

Office Phone: 914-847-7003

Ad Hoc Member -- Peter Lopez


Director, Core Cytometry Facility, Office of Collaborative Science

NYU School of Medicine

540 First Ave Skirball 2nd floor Administration

New York, NY 10016



Ad Hoc Member -- Jennifer Wilshire, Ph.D.


Senior Lab Manager at STEMCELL Technologies

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


Ad Hoc Member - Carmen Raventos-Suarez, Ph.D.


Retiree from Bristol Myers Squibb


Corporate Member Representatives


Doris M. Cordero


Instrument Sales Specialist

BD Biosciences

2350 Qume Drive

San Jose, CA 95131



Peter Racanelli


Senior Account Sales Consultant

Beckman Coulter, Inc

11800 S.W. 147 Ave.

PO Box 169015

Miami, FL 33116-9015


Michael A. Fazzio


Director of Sales, Northeast

Union Biometrica




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