John F. Tweedie
CH, BS, MS
Mr. Tweedie has been a practicing Chemist for more than 30 years. He is a graduate of Boston College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry. He received a Master of Science degree from the University of Pennsylvania with a specialty in Organic Chemistry.
For 17 years he was the Corporate Environmental, Health, and Safety Officer for Albany International Corp, the largest manufacturer of fabrics for paper machine. He regularly conducted audits at plants throughout the Americas, which included extensive air testing.
Mr. Tweedie also taught in high school and was an Organic Research Chemist for Wyeth Laboratories in Philadelphia and Arthur D. Little in Cambridge.
He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Safety Council, a chapter of the National Safety Council. He is a member of the American Industrial Hygiene Association and the American Chemical Society. Mr. Tweedie has co-authored seven publications in the Organic Chemistry field and holds one patent on producing a wound dressing foam.