VP of Operations & Compliance
Ken provides insight and oversight for the Quality Unit and Operations. Ken joined RXQ as an employee in March of 2020, after providing consulting services in support of the launch of the Albany, OH facility for eight months. Ken has over 40 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical industry, including most facets of parenteral manufacturing. He started his career in R&D for Endo Labs/Dupont Pharmaceuticals, becoming supervisor of a pilot lab. He later went on to become a Manager of Validations for Pharmacia/Upjohn. He later transitioned into production management, eventually becoming Senior Director of Operations for Cardinal Health’s Pharmaceutical branch.
Ken then went out on his own in the consulting business, forming ASK Lawrence Consulting. During that time, he teamed up with Lachman Consulting as a Compliance expert in auditing and remediation of firms focusing on: facilities, utilities, maintenance, engineering, equipment and systems validation, manufacturing, lyophilization, training, change control, and SOPs.
Ken earned a duel degree in Biology/Psychology from Lycoming College in Williamsport, PA in 1980. He has attended numerous courses and seminars during his career from PDA, ISPE and other various accredited institutions.