Zillery A. Fortner is a Product Advisor for QA/RA Life Sciences at Sparta Systems, a Honeywell company. She earned a bachelor’s degree in health science from South University. Fortner has over twenty years of experience in the medical device arena related to quality assurance, regulatory affairs, surgery, and JCAHO. In addition, she served ten years in the military as a certified surgical technician. Fortner is an active member of ASQ, AAMI, RAPS, PDA, and AIO AFTO/RAPS Working Group.