Holly Showalter, Ph. D.
Senior Scientist, Research and Development, Kemin Health
Dr. Holly Showalter is a senior scientist in research and development at Kemin Health, in Des Moines, Iowa. She heads studies into new product innovation. Dr. Showalter leads a team of researchers in developing natural plant compounds for the vitamin and dietary supplement market. She also identifies new product concepts for Kemin Health.
Dr. Showalter graduated from Bowling State University, in Bowling Green, Ohio, with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry. She then went onto obtain her Ph.D. in Pharmacognosy from Purdue University.
Dr. Showalter has written several publications and has obtained 5 patents. She has spent a decade working in the dietary supplement industry. She has managed a team that concentrated on developing a stable form of lutein.
For more information, visit www.floraglolutein.com and www.kemin.com.