Kayla Owens is a formulation chemist at AgBiome. She graduated from North Carolina State University in 2013 with a Masters in Chemical Engineering. After graduation, she worked at BASF as a formulation chemist where she helped to develop new products for crop protection. She then went on to work as a process engineer at Apro Resources Inc. where she assisted in the validation of automation equipment and authored standard operating procedures and batch records. She also launched an all-natural dog shampoo company, Tippett Creek Dog Soap, in 2016. When she is not at AgBiome or at home making dog soap she loves to go hiking, swimming, and to the beach with her husband and two dogs.