Cheryl Vos is the director of biology policy at the Federation of American Scientists (FAS).
Vos joined the FAS team in February 2007 and develops biosecurity education materials for scientists
Vos is a native of Edmonton, Canada and received her B.A. in chemistry and biology from Dordt College in Iowa. She also received her M.S. in biochemistry from Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences in New York City, where her research project was on the biosynthesis of lipids in tuberculosis bacteria.