Erika Pfeiffer serves in the capacity of Training Coordinator and Customer Support for Metal Analysis Group. She provides technical support, training, and consulting across all market areas for our customers. Erika holds B.S. and M.S. Degrees in Geological Sciences and has nearly 15 years of experience as Field/Laboratory Chemist and Geologist in both the industrial and government sectors, including work for Los Alamos National Laboratory and the (EPA) Environmental Protection Agency. Erika excels in teaching science to non-scientists and making complex topics understandable by a wide range of students. She has taught at the College/University Level, as well as in corporate and laboratory settings and has recently co-authored a series of training courses aimed at Spark-OES, HH-XRF, and ICP-OES users. Erika resides in Detroit, Michigan, enjoys sailing and traveling, and explores the US, Canada, Europe, and the Caribbean whenever possible.