Umang Trivedi, PhD
Joined the Board: 2021
Connection to Mission: Umang has participated in the IFSS Family Support Group where he said he gained an appreciation for the good work NAMI Mercer does in the community. Umang believes teamwork and persistence are the keys to success in any project. A problem-solver and strategic thinker, Umang would like to commit his skills and expertise to help NAMI Mercer achieve our goals.
Professional Experience: Associate Director in Global Technical Operations for Merck, Associate Principal Scientist in Global Vaccines & Biologics Commercialization for Merck; Process Development Scientist for Vaxinnate
Education: PhD, Biochemical Engineering, University of Western Ontario, Canada
Affiliations: Qualification and Validation Work stream contributor on BPOG Drug Substance; Agile innovation Team Lead for MERCK; Technical Reviewer for the Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering; Biosafety Committee Member at the University of Western Ontario, Canada
Favorite Quote: "In the joy of others lies our own." ~ Pramukh Swami