Jessica Wignall has 7 years of consulting and research experience and a scientific background that includes ecological systems, toxicology, statistics, and risk assessment. She has worked on various toxicology and risk assessment projects, toxicological and epidemiological study summaries and reviews, literature reviews, technical editing, and chemical use and human exposure assessments.
Ms. Wignall also has extensive experience working with the REACH regulations and the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals, assisting chemical consortia and groups such as CONCAWE with compliance and managing data and information requirements. She has worked on U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) assessments, including arsenic, hexavalent chromium, dibutyl phthalate, and benzyl butyl phthalate, and has worked with the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) to develop an approach to evaluating the mechanistic effects of Bisphenol-A and BPA-like surrogates.
Ms. Wignall supports work under contract to American Chemistry Council's (ACC) Science and Research Division and Chemical Products and Technology Division, which includes communications, document production, workshop and meeting support, database and software development, scientific research program implementation, and scientific research and data analysis.
Ms. Wignall has an M.S.P.H. degree in Environmental Sciences and Engineering from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a B.S. degree in Biology from the University of Virginia. She is a member of the Society of Toxicology.