Zahra Gallagher​
Zahra Gallagher​

Focus Areas
  • Process Efficiency​
  • Project Management​
  • Process Optimization​
  • B.S. in Biochemistry, Virginia Tech
  • ​B.A. in Chemistry, Virginia Tech​
  • M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, Virginia Tech​

Zahra Gallagher​

Zahra is passionate about holistically learning about systems and using that knowledge to bring about efficiencies and dynamic problem solving. Zahra has worked for two of the top five pharmaceutical companies in both their technical operations department.

With her previous pharmaceutical manufacturing experience, Zahra has been able to take complex process history to reduce run time and use technology to retrospectively find and resolve systems trending towards failure. Additionally, Zahra participated in IQ/OQ/PQ work for equipment associated with vaccines, APIs, and Gene Therapy Drug Products. 

Zahra joined Cuesta to expand her knowledge base and is excited to work with a group with a great culture backbone. 

Zahra lives in Raleigh, NC with her partner and cat. She spends her free time running, gardening, rock climbing, or training at the Krav Maga gym.