Bernie is vice president of research and development for RSC Bio Solutions. He brings more than 25 years of R&D, business development and general management experience. Over his career, he has led process improvement teams, managed technology groups and run business units for Lubrizol, Ciba Specialty Chemicals and Houghton and has deep experience with a wide range of industrial lubricant applications. Roell holds both a bachelor of arts and a bachelor of science degree from Lock Haven University, as well as a doctorate in organic chemistry from Ohio University.