John Spohn, CPIP, is a Senior Project Manager with Hargrove Life Sciences New England Operations. John has provided owner’s representative services and managed mission-critical projects in biotechnology, pharmaceutical and other industries. He has over thirty years experience in the design and implementation of automated processes, systems and equipment. John is an active member of the ISPE and earned its Certified Pharmaceutical Industry Professional™ credential in 2011. He has a leadership role in the development and conduct of the Chapter’s CPIP™ Study Group programs and serves on the Boston Area Chapter Board of Directors and Educational Program Committee, managing educational presentations and authoring articles and presentations on topics of interest to the Pharmaceutical Engineering community. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.