NELAC INSTITUTE
210 S LAMAR, WEATHERFORD, TX 76086 www.nelac-institute.org

Total Revenue
$1,010,644
Total Expenses
$973,733
Net Assets
$-17,455

Organizations Filed Purposes: The mission of The NELAC Institute

THE MISSION OF THE NELAC INSTITUTE IS TO FOSTER THE GENERATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL DATA OF KNOWN AND DOCUMENTED QUALITY THROUGH AN OPEN, INCLUSIVE, AND TRANSPARENT PROCESS THAT IS

THE FORUM OF LABORATORY ACCREDITATION EACH YEAR, TNI SPONSORS TWO MEETINGS WHERE SCIENTISTS, REGULATORS AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC GATHER TO ENGAGE IN DIALOGUE ABOUT BUILDING A NATIONAL PROGRAM FOR THE ACCREDITATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING LABORATORIES AND RELATED ORGANIZATIONS. IN 2018, THE MEETINGS INCLUDED DISCUSSIONS ON THE IMPORTANCE OF SCIENCE AND MONITORING IN RESTORING ECOSYSTEMS, MICROBIAL MONITORING IN AMBIENT WATER, CHARACTERIZATION OF POLYFLUOROALKYL SUBSTANCES IN THE ENVIRONMENT, AND RADIOCHEMISTRY TESTING. OVER 800 INDIVIDUALS PARTICIPATED IN THE 2018 MEETINGS. FOR THE THIRTEETH YEAR, THE SUMMER MEETING WAS COMBINED WITH THE NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING CONFERENCE IN COOPERATION WITH THE US ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY.

NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LABORATORY ACCREDITATION PROGRAM TNI'S NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LABORATORY ACCREDITATION PROGRAM(NELAP) NOW HAS 14 STATES AND 15 ACCREDITATION BODIES(AB'S) THAT ACCREDIT OVER 2000 LABORATORIES IN THE US AND INTERNATIONALLY. IN 2018, TNI OKLAHOMA DEQ WAS ADDED A NEW ACCREDITATION BODY.

CONSENSUS STANDARDS DEVELOPMENT IN 2018, TNI'S CONSENSUS STANDARDS PROGRAM FOCUSED ON DEVELOPING TOOLS AND TRAINING TO ASSIST LABORATORIES WITH THE 2016 STANDARD, PUBLISHED 3 GUIDANCE DOCUMENTS, AND HELD 4 TRAINING COURSES.

Executives Listed on Filing

Total Salary includes financial earnings, benefits, and all related organization earnings listed on tax filing

NameTitleHours Per WeekTotal Salary
Steve ArmsDIR3$32,000
Laura PhelpsEX OFFICIO3$0
Jordan AdelsonEX OFFICIO3$0
Cheryl NolanDIR3$0
Scott SidersDIR3$0
Debbie RosanoDIR3$0
Sharon MertensPAST CHAIR3$0
Myron GunsalusDIR3$0
Judy MorganDIR3$0
Chris GunningDIR3$0
Justin BrownDIR3$0
Daniel LashbrookDIR3$0
Justin BrownDIR3$0
Jack FarrellDIR3$0
Curtis WoodTREASURER3$0
Patsy RootSECRETARY3$0
Aaren AlgerCO-CHAIR3$0
Alfredo SotomayorCHAIR3$0

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