Erika Ziemak
Quality Director

Erika Ziemak,‚Äč HFSC's quality division director, joined HFSC in 2017 as a quality specialist and promoted to director in 2019. Ms. Ziemak leads a team of seven people who oversee the laboratory’s accreditation, blind proficiency and internal audit programs. She previously worked for 17 years as a forensic biology/DNA analyst experienced in serological methods for the detection of semen and blood, extraction, amplification and other scientific methods related to the testing and interpretation of biological evidence. Ms. Ziemak has a master’s in forensic science from Pace University in New York City.