Lynn Buthala-Plew

Lynn Buthala-Plew
Animal Facilities Manager
(269) 387-5954
210W Walwood Hall, Mail Stop 5456
Mailing address: 
Office of the Vice President for Research
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5456 USA

Lynn began at WMU with 22 years of experience in lab animal science and management, with extensive knowledge in rodent breeding and vivarium compliance.  She is certified through AALAS at the Laboratory Animal technologist level.  Lynn is responsive to the needs of researchers and supports their goals in reaching their objectives by sharing her knowledge and expertise in animal husbandry, in facility operating procedures, and giving input to optimize experimental results. Lynn has been at WMU for 19 years.