Senior Technical Advisor
As the Senior Advisor to HS Manufacturing Group, Michael collaborates with the executive team to develop business strategies, operational infrastructure, new technologies, and business opportunities for HSMG and its affiliates. Michael has a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and 35 years of experience in research and development and corporate engineering in the paper industry. Michael has served on the Board of Directors, the executive team, and as a consultant for early stage companies, multi-national corporations, and non-profit groups. He is a co-author of many technical publications, patents, and presentations on cellulose-based products, including the production and application of cellulose nanomaterials. Michael is also involved in several trade associations, including former Chair of the Producers Committee, TAPPI Nanotechnology Division.