Introducing Lara from the lab

INTRODUCING LARA, our mad scientist. Not only is she the life of the party but she’s also very smart!

Tell us your name: Lara Hirowatari

What do you do here? I am the lab operations coordinator for Fraser Analytical Services. I work mainly with the dairy industry to provide feed and forage nutritional analysis. This involves analysis by Near Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy.

What is your favourite thing about your job? My favorite thing about my job is the positive atmosphere from all the people I work with.

Favourite movie? Romeo & Juliet, I’ve probably watched it 100 times.

If you could ask anyone in the world to dinner, who would it be and what would you cook for them? I would ask Gregor Mendel to dinner and make his pea soup.

One thing from your bucket list? One thing I haven’t yet checked off my bucket list is traveling South East Asia and riding an elephant!