William T. Drummond Jr.
Sr. Director, Global Quality Systems, Charles River Laboratories
William is currently the Sr. Director, Global Quality Systems at Charles River Laboratories. His responsibilities include managing and coordinating multi-business unit computer system validation (CSV) projects, quality assurance (QA) oversight of corporate IT, data integrity improvement, training, vendor audits, and internal audits. Besides his current role, he has worked in the biopharma industry since 2000 as a systems integrator and a CSV and QA consultant. He is a retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel whose career included positions with various field artillery units and computer systems development project management offices. He has a Master of Science in Computer Science, concentrating in Artificial Intelligence, from the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School and a Bachelor of Science from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, NY.