KLEA President, J. Scott Ward
A 1980 graduate of Kansas State University, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Sciences with Honors, combined majors of Chemistry and Biology, and post graduate work program in Genetics, University of Kansas.
With 29 + years of laboratory safety and ventilation design experience, working with clients and their laboratory projects, my goal is to educate, and create, Safe, Sustainable, High Performance, Laboratory designs and methods.
I have worked for clients such as The Stowers Medical Research Institute, Midwest Research Institute of Kansas City, FDA, Pfizer pharmaceutical research, University of Kansas, and KU MED Center, University of Missouri, KSU, University of Nebraska, University of Colorado, and many others.
Acting as consultant to 40+ scientific industry sales representatives annually, with 35 sales awards in 29 years, training entry level associates on serving and working within the scientific industry has been my main focus.
I am currently serving as President of the Kansas Laboratory Education Association (2015-2016), and a Board of Directors Member of that group (5 years), I was awarded the Clifton Meloan award in 2015, for Extraordinary service and dedication to KLEA and the Laboratory Industry in the state of Kansas.