Board of Directors

Tommi Papson

Trudy “Tommi” Papson is the President and Co-founder of Regulatory Consultants Group. As a former FDA Investigator, Papson brings a wealth of information to OCRA and has over two decades of government experience within the Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, Biological Monitoring Research (BIMO), Clinical Research and Radiation/Laser industries. Papson has worked with Department of Justice, FBI, and FDA Office of Criminal Investigations of recalcitrant firms, resulting in prosecution and other legal actions. Papson also serves on the Boards of SQA including: Communication and History Committee; Board of Publications, Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Committee and is the Past President of Pacific Regional Chapter of Society of Quality Assurance. Papson has received the Distinguished Speaker Award from SQA. Papson prefers to be called by the childhood nickname, “Tommi” since leaving government service. Tommi enjoys oil painting, photography, and traveling.


Board of Directors

Dr. Susan Bain

President Elect

Rowena Soriano

Program Chair

Volker Huther


Allison Oliva


Christina Markl


Piet Lesage

Professional Organization Liaison

Luis Jimenez

Past President

Anait Altunyan

Member at Large

Randy George

Member at Large

OCRA is a volunteer lead organization, every-year it goes through an election process for board members. If you would like to learn more about running for a position, email the OCRA President:

Contact us

Contact OCRA with any questions or concerns. OCRA is always looking for new members, volunteers to run a program, host for a program, speakers, or help with the Annual Meeting or membership drives.