Yvonne Duckworth, PE
Lead Automation Engineer
A subject matter expert in Pharma 4.0, Yvonne is a registered automation engineer with 30 years of technical design and project leadership experience within the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. Her expertise includes developing overall control system strategy, instrumentation design, process control system design, control system network architecture design, control system programming, commissioning, validation, construction and start-up support activities. In addition, Yvonne has extensive experience in vertical and horizontal system integration between systems including PCS, MES, Data Historian, ERP, LIMS, and others.
Yvonne is a member of ISPE, Women in Pharma, Women in Bio, and ISA. Yvonne is also a member of the ISPE Pharma 4.0 Holistic Control Strategy Special Interest Group and the ISPE Pharma 4.0 Impact and Maturity Model Special Interest Group. She received her Master of Business Administration from Rider University and Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Widener University.