With nearly 20 years of process safety and process development, Sean Lapekas currently serves as the Senior Process Safety Engineer for Ash Stevens Inc. In addition to process safety testing, his experience includes kinetic modeling of chemical reactions, utilization of laboratory PAT for data rich experiments, development of spray-dried amorphous dispersions and crystallization trouble-shooting. Lapekas holds a B.A. Chemistry, 1995, from Kalamazoo College, and a B.Sc. Chemical Engineering, 1996, from Michigan State University.