Ken Meschke is a Principal with Affiliated Engineers, Inc. and leads many of the firm’s technically complex research facility projects for federal government, pharma/biotech, and higher education clients. A graduate of the University of Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Ken has been with AEI for 24 years. He is currently leading MEP engineering services for Baxter Healthcare’s manufacturing campus in Covington, Georgia. He most recently completed the National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and the US Army Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense for the US Army Corps of Engineers. His additional clients include NASA, USDA, Pfizer, Methodist Hospital Research Institute, The Ohio State University, University of Florida, and University of Wisconsin.