Sara Ahlers joined A.W. Research Laboratories as Laboratory Director in 1999. Originally from Red Lake Falls, Minnesota, Ahlers attended the University of Minnesota where she received her degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
Stephanie Kuesel is originally from Little Falls and has been with the company for 14 years. With degrees in Water Resource Technology and Environmental Resources, Kuesel has served as Senior Lab Technician and Laboratory Manager for A.W. Research Laboratories.
Sarah Fogderud, Project Manager and Controller, is originally from Bismarck, North Dakota and has her degree in Biology from Gustavus Adolphus College. Fogderud has been with A.W. Research Laboratories since 2008.
A.W. Research Laboratories will continue to operate out of our current location at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport providing water testing, onsite sampling and consulting services to clients throughout central Minnesota. The lab offers in-house testing services for drinking water, wastewater, surface water, groundwater, and stormwater.