President of GC Ovens and has over 35 years of industry experience in corporate management, manufacturing, domestic & international sales, laboratory applications support, and instrument design and development. He leads a highly charged team of electronic, mechanical, firmware, web, software, and production engineers. He earned B.S degrees in Chemistry, Animal Science and Microbiology from California State Polytechnic University in 1980. After graduating he worked as an Analytical Chemist managing environmental laboratories, then founded the data management software company Delta Perspective supporting the EPA. Later he transitioned into instrument sales, technical support and finally instrument design. He was the VP of Manufacturing for SRI Instruments for 6 years before founding DPS Instruments in 2005.