John Contois, PhD. – President and Founder
John H. Contois, PhD, DABCC, FACB is Founder and President of Sun Diagnostics, LLC. He has many years’ experience as Laboratory Director in both hospital and commercial laboratories, including Quest Diagnostics, the University of Massachusetts Medical Center, and LipoScience.
John has been active in the Lipoproteins and Vascular Diseases Division of the AACC since 2004, serving as Associate Editor of the “Fats of Life” newsletter from 2004 to 2009 and lead author of a position statement on Apo B and cardiovascular risk. John currently serves on the Editorial Boards of Clinica Chimica Acta and the Journal of Clinical Lipidology. He has published more than 50 articles and book chapters, mostly in the area of lipids and lipoproteins.
John received his BS from the University of Massachusetts, Boston and his MS and PhD from the University of Connecticut. He received postdoctoral training in Clinical Chemistry at Hartford Hospital in Hartford, CT and Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention from the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX.
Rae-Anne Nguyen – Vice President and General Manager
Rae-Anne Nguyen joined Sun Diagnostics in 2012 as Manager, Operations and was promoted to VP and General Manager in September 2015. For the last decade, her main focus has been on the development, manufacture, and support of products in the medical device industry. Her career roles have included research and development, manufacturing, technical support, and marketing.
Rae-Anne received her BS in Biology from the University of Southern Maine and has completed additional training and courses in 5S/LEAN, marketing, project management, and customer service.
Rae-Anne lives in Casco, ME with her husband, their son and daughter, and their dog, an old Weimaraner. She enjoys spending time outside, planning Staycations, and watching her children play.