John Laumer's professional history spans environmental field research, corporate regulatory compliance management, oversight of management systems, new product introduction management, lifecycle assessment studies, scenario planning, and documentary writing for an on-line magazine.
John's recent projects include advising an enterprise software developer on needed upgrades to support regulatory compliance, preparing security guidance for a U.S. chemical industry trade organization, and helping upgrade corporate product stewardship programs in preparation for third-party audit.
John's most recent full-time position was Manager Health, Environmental, & Safety Business Integration for an international specialty chemical manufacturer. This was a corporate position, requiring support of business managers, product managers, strategic planners, researchers, customer service, sales, marketing, manufacturing experts, executives, trade organizations, and public stakeholders.
John has also held positions with federal, state, and local governmental entities as well as with multi-client consulting organizations. He recently completed a term as Chair of a local planning commission.
John graduated from the University of Wisconsin after studying chemical engineering and, later, biology. He resides near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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