Shawn Kilgarlin is a Louisiana native. She and her husband, Ron Kilgarlin, own the American Screening Corp., a leader in rapid drug, alcohol, and diagnostic tests. Shawn currently serves as VP of Sales/Marketing/and Product Development at American Screening Corp. She is an expert in antibody and conjugate development. She and her husband founded the business in her father-in-law's sunroom in 2004. Eighteen years later, the company is an ISO 13485 Certified distributor of infectious disease tests, cardiac tests, rapid drug and alcohol tests, and medical supplies to the United States, South America, Asia, Africa, Europe, and Australia. It is based in Shreveport, LA.