Shawn Kilgarlin

Rapid Testing, Drug Testing


Shawn Kilgarlin is a native of Louisiana. She co-owns the American Screening Corp., a quick drug, alcohol, and diagnostic test pioneer, with her husband, Ron Kilgarlin. She splits her time between her job, family, creative endeavors, and volunteer activities.


At American Screening Corp., Shawn is the current vice president of sales, marketing, and product development. She is an authority on developing antibodies and conjugates.


In 2004 she and her husband started the company in the sunroom of her father-in-law. Eighteen years later, the business is an ISO 13485-certified distributor of cardiac testing, fast drug and alcohol tests, infectious disease tests, and medical supplies to countries in the Americas, Asia, Africa, Europe, and Australia. It is based in Shreveport, Louisiana.


The company's fundamental principles are continuous self-improvement, honesty, ethics, and commitment. Its goal is to provide high-quality goods, an incredible customer experience, support humankind, and aid in the fight against drug addiction.


Kilgarlin has served in various capacities at the business before becoming an owner. Since 2012, she has served as a quality management representative. From January 2017 to January 2022, she served as vice president of business development. She oversaw salespeople in that position and assisted new clients who required assistance with drug testing requirements.