Meet our Team

We provide specialized regulatory knowledge.

LRA Consulting strives to meet the need of the client every way. We are committed to the success of your products and strive to help you develop and implement regulatory and quality solutions catered to your needs. Our team of consultants bring over 20 years of combined experience in Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance, and Clinical Affairs with a proven track record of executing global strategy techniques in a timely and cost efficient manner. Reach out to one of our experts today!

Sequita Lindsey, MS, RAC

President & CEO

Sequita has over 15 years of experience working in medical device regulatory affairs. Prior to forming LRA Consulting, she worked for several large medical device companies where she was responsible for both domestic and international product submissions for a wide range of technologies. She was instrumental throughout the product lifecycle for several new product development projects that have been successfully made available in multiple markets around the world. She is an internal auditor certificate holder and well versed in quality systems. Sequita is also an active Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) holder in the Global Scope (medical device, biologics, pharmaceuticals). In her previous positions, her responsibilities also included database management, creating QSP’s, SOP’s, and WI’s, as well as updating and approving marketing and promotional literature.

Temeshia Settle

Executive Assistant

Temeshia has over 4 years of medical experience as a nurse within the healthcare industry. Temeshia brings an exceptional level of understanding based on her working knowledge of wound care and nurse management. Her experience with various industry devices, pharmaceuticals, and medical terminology has served LRA Consulting well. She is currently pursuing her degree in Healthcare Administration to further her career path.

Melissa Monk, MBA

Regulatory Consultant

Melissa has over 8 years of medical device industry experience in regulatory affairs, product development, and international product submissions (LATAM, APAC, and the EU). She has led various regulatory projects of Class I, II (IIa and IIb), III, and IV, while working with cross functional teams.

Melissa has a B.S. in Political Science from Virginia State University and received her MBA from Strayer University.

Rupa Koneni, Ph.D., RAC

Regulatory Affairs Administrator 

Rupa earned her Ph.D. in molecular biology in 2009 from Cleveland State University. She spent a few years as a research scientist before deciding she wanted to have a career in medical device development and approvals. Prior to joining LRA Consulting, Rupa interned with various bio-tech firms and universities to gain hands on experience with GLP/GCP regulations, preparation and submission of INDs, FDA meetings, as well as the initiation, conduct, and monitoring of clinical trials. Rupa is an active RAC holder and is very knowledgeable about clinical research and US Regulatory affairs.