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DATIA Board of Directors Announce New Officers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Hoffman Estates, IL, June 20th 2022) The Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA) announced today that Nina M. French has been elected as President, Kelly Dobbins has been elected as Vice-President and Dean Klassy has been elected Secretary-Treasurer. “We are excited to have extraordinary people with leadership experience at the national, state, and local levels of organized alcohol and drug testing guiding our organization,” explained Robert O. Patterson, JD, DATIA Executive Director. “My career has been focused on providing expert advice in substance abuse testing program designs, policies and new technologies” mentioned Nina. “I look forward to working with the DATIA Board of Directors and continue to provide professional and comprehensive insights on drug and alcohol testing. I am grateful for the opportunity to lead the organization and serve our membership” The Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA) ( was founded in 1995 and continues to be the leader in the drug and alcohol testing industry with over 1500 member companies and an expanded scope of trainings and certifications. DATIA represents the entire spectrum of providers such as collection sites, laboratories, consortiums/TPA’s, MRO’s and testing equipment manufacturers. DATIA also provided and active representation of interest in Washington, DC and ensures that the industry’s voice is heard by key policymakers in Congress and Federal Agencies. # # #

The 2022-2023 DATIA Board of Directors is as follows:

Nina French - President  Hound Labs, Inc. Anthony Washington - Immediate Past-President Leon County Office of Intervention and Detention Alternatives Drug and Alcohol Division Kelly Dobbins - Vice President Mid-South Drug Testing, Inc. Dean Klassy - Secretary/Treasurer Sandia National Labs Angela Moore - Board Member Cynergy Chandra Spring-DeWald - Board Member  Susquehanna Health

Neha Badheka - Board Member  Vertical Screen, Inc. Chris Williams - Board Member Applya Corporation Jessica Rasbeary - Board Member  Bell James Group Robert O. Patterson, JD - Executive Director  DATIA

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