James Dean Vogel, P.E. is the President of Process Facilities Services Incorporated, a consulting firm focused on all areas of biopharmaceutical and utility engineering and how they best support the manufacture of a product. He has more than twenty-five years experience in the biopharmaceutical, food and cosmetic industries. He has worked as a Director, Project Manager, and Engineer (Plant Support, Process Development, Project and Automation), with Amgen, GlaxoSmithKline, ImClone, Sanofi-Pasteur, Lipton and Avon. Vogel is an Adjunct Professor at Stevens Institute of Technology, a member of the ASME BioProcess Equipment Standard Committee, Chairman of the Seals Subcommittee, leads the Rouge and Seal Performance Task Groups, and is a member of the ISPE North American Education Committee. He is a licensed professional engineer in NJ, and he has a ME in Chemical Engineering from Manhattan College and a BS in Biochemical Engineering from Rutgers University. He stays busy with his family in Rhode Island, and races his bicycle in his spare time.