Derek comes from the Midwest, where he received his Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Minnesota where he studied Applied Economics and
Food Science. Since that time, Derek has spent two decades committed to progressing the process membrane separations space in leadership roles with
both systems and membrane manufacturing organizations.
His mission at Solecta is to ensure that Solecta is consistently helping customer solve important issues, providing the highest level of customer care,
and delivering products on time that perform every time.
Derek has a passion for what he does, his favorite quote is from Theodore Roosevelt, “Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance
to work hard at work worth doing.”