Staff / Contributors

Shawn Symonds – Editor

Fifteen years in pharmaceuticals has made Shawn an expert in everything related to medicines, drugs, chemicals and related sectors. Through his insider access to the sector, he has gained valuable insight into the entire manufacturing process of medicines and vaccines.

Contributing Staff

Haley Jhonson – Contributor

Having studied pharmacology, Haley understands both the medical and business angle of the health industry. She now helps the rest of us understand these delicate issues through her contributions as a medical science blogger.


Rob Clayton – Contributor

After a short stint as a semi-pro athlete, Rob is now back to his education roots and blogging and covering news in almost all categories at the website.



Sally Masters – Contributor

Since earning a degree in Journalism from the Ohio State University, Sally has written on a wide variety of topics, including health and science news, entertainment news, and finance news, for some of the most popular news sites in America.


Operations Team

Stan Pace – Operations Head

Twenty-two years working for a prominent hedge fund has given Stan a unique viewpoint into the world of investing and trading. Stan currently heads the operations team keeping together all teams at Chemicals in News while ensuring timely deliver of news, analysis and editorial information to our readers and leads to our advertisers.

Joyce Ramirez – Admin Manager

With more than a decade in general administration, Joyce ensures that staff at Chemicals in News do not run out of essentials and caters to every need of each of our employees across all our offices.