Dr. Michael Washington Promoted to Technical Director

< Back to News and Events Technical Director Dr. Michael Washington
January 23, 2024

Dr. Michael Washington began his career at Reaxis in 2019 as the Research and Development Team Leader and swiftly progressed to the role of Technical Manager. His tenure at Reaxis has been marked by a steadfast commitment to cultivating a team of industry professionals focused on becoming experts in the field of metal-based additives, with a distinct emphasis on catalysis. Under his guidance, the R&D team has consistently formulated cutting-edge products that are seamlessly entering diverse markets to address current challenges. His visionary leadership fosters innovation and ensures that Reaxis remains at the forefront of addressing the evolving needs of the industry, contributing significantly to its growth and the development of sustainable solutions.

Technical Director Job Responsibilities

In his role as the Technical Director, Dr. Washington is dedicated to crafting customer journeys that empower individuals to cultivate a heightened sense of control and self-assurance in their utilization of specialty chemical products. His approach integrates personalized support and innovative solutions, ensuring that each customer’s experience is tailored to their unique needs and challenges.

Dr. Washington’s Education and Background

Dr. Washington obtained his Ph.D. in inorganic chemistry from the University of Pittsburgh. He went on to serve as a Postdoctoral Scholar in the Ophthalmic Biomaterials Laboratory within the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Pittsburgh before assuming a position at Reaxis.

This rich academic background has equipped him with a deep understanding of chemical processes and material science, enabling him to lead his team in developing innovative solutions that meet the complex demands of the industry. 

To learn more about Reaxis under the direction of Dr. Washington, please contact us. We would be happy to demonstrate the expertise and intuition brought to Reaxis by his direction.