Bruce Godfrey

C. Bruce Godfrey, PhD

Special Projects Coordinator, Montrose Environmental Group, Inc.

President and Chair-Elect of Board of Directors, Pacific Southwest Section of AOAC (Association of Official Analytical Chemists)
Co-Chair, Environmental Sciences Section of ACIL (American Council of Independent Laboratories)
Voting Member, California Environmental Laboratory Technical Advisory Committee (ELTAC)

For 35 years, Dr. Bruce Godfrey owned and managed the largest environmental lab in Northern California. He was also involved in the resurrection of a dormant California environmental lab accreditation program where, as a board member, he and his team ushered in the standards-based accreditation system for laboratories in California. Dr. Godfrey is recognized as one of the premier authorities in the country on laboratory automation systems. He and his labs have been recognized for advancements in automated technologies that lead to legally defensible data. Today Dr. Godfrey leads interdisciplinary teams in business and organizational development, process improvement, and quality assurance for Montrose’s Environmental Laboratory Services Division, a significant national provider of environmental tests & measurements including; drinking and wastewater, air and stack testing, industrial hygiene, radiochemistry, contaminated site remediation, waste characterization, aquatic toxicity, and environmental microbiology. Dr. Godfrey is immediate past President of the Pacific Southwest Section of the Association of Official Analytical Chemists (AOAC), Chairman-Elect of the American Council of Independent Laboratories (ACIL), the nation’s trade association for independent scientific, testing and engineering firms; and a voting representative on California’s Environmental Laboratory Technical Advisory Committee (ELTAC) overseeing California’s environmental laboratory accreditation program.

Highlighted Publications and Presentations:

Six-time recipient of the Preston S. Millar Award for outstanding service to the nation’s testing inspection and certification community.

Professional Highlights

Curtis & Thompkins Laboratories, Laboratory Director

Merck, Research Assistant