Leadership Team

Steve Pierson

Steve started Secure Testing Services, LLC in 2015 with the goal to provide organizations throughout Virginia, and subsequently the entire US, with solutions centered around their safety, compliance and substance abuse prevention programs.  Prior to STS, Steve spent the previous twenty years in a variety of business development roles serving in both direct sales roles, sales training roles, and as the VP of Sales for a 100M dollar business-to-business retailer.  Steve is a certified Carew trainer, and has had the privilege of speaking to groups large and small on a variety of topics, including sales training, increasing customer service levels, and increasing employee morale in the workplace.

Steve’s passion for customer service is the lifeblood of Secure Testing Services, LLC and can be summarized in the STS Mission Statement:  

"We will provide an exceptional customer service experience with every customer interaction".

In his spare time, Steve enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, golfing, and exploring Richmond, VA with his yellow lab named Dawkins.

Sarah Pierson
COO & President

Sarah's experience teaching for over twenty years in the Virginia public school system provides STS with an array of unique skill sets ranging from organizational analysis, leadership, and informational technology.  Sarah is the nucleus of all administrative operations at STS and nothing moves from one desk to the next at the STS corporate headquarters without Sarah's set of eyes hitting it. Sarah is a 1997 graduate of Lynchburg College and holds a BA in Early Childhood Education.

When not at the office Sarah can be found reading a good book, walking the dogs, or traveling.

Elise Lanham LPN
VP of Administration

Elise joined Secure Testing Services, LLC in 2021 as the Director of Clinical Services.  Prior to STS, Elise served as the surgical coordinator for a local, well-known surgical practice in Richmond, VA for twelve years. Elise obtained her licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse in 2008. 

Elise is responsible for overseeing and optimizing STS’s administrative functions to ensure efficient operations and support the achievement of strategic goals.  Her ability to work cross-functionally, oversee various internal projects, and work with both patients and affiliated labs make her a valuable asset to STS.

In her spare time Elise enjoys watching a good movie, playing board games, and spending time with family.

Megan Henderson
Director of Operations

Megan joined Secure Testing Services as a Regional Field Manager and then was promoted to Director of Field Operations.  During her tenure as Director of Field Operations, Megan quickly established herself as a standard bearer for the most important commitment that STS makes to its clients:  Customer Service.  Megan created our Customer Service and Training Division, and now plays a critical role in driving operational excellence, enhancing efficiency, and ensuring the seamless execution of our business strategies.

Megan brings a wealth of knowledge to STS stemming from her many years in the education field and is an integral part of the STS Leadership Team.

Megan resides in Daytona Beach, FL with her husband Blake, and her golden-doodle Palmer.

Jessie Anderson
Marketing Manager

Jessie Anderson boasts a wide array of skill sets in heading up our marketing division as our Marketing Manager.  Jessie is a 2023 graduate of The University of Mary Washington with degrees in Marketing and Sports Management. Originally from Richmond, Virginia Jesse played competitive travel volleyball for 10 years.

As Marketing Manager, Jessie will play a pivotal role in shaping and executing our marketing initiatives. From crafting compelling campaigns, to analyzing market trends, managing our social media and being charged digital media creation, Jessie's expertise will undoubtedly contribute to our continued success.  Jessie will also lead our NASCAR motorsports marketing initiatives.

In her spare time, Jessie loves to travel and enjoys sports of all types.

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