Lisa J. Graham, PhD, is CEO/Founder of Alkemy Innovation. Dr. Graham is a registered professional chemical engineer with 20 years of technical and business experience focused on pharmaceuticals, life sciences and specialty chemicals. She has a strong business background developed through executive leadership positions, including development of new business divisions to support company diversification strategies. Dr. Graham holds a BS and PhD degree in Chemical Engineering from Oregon State University. She is the author of 12 scientific papers and over 20 professional presentations. She is also actively involved in supporting higher education and specific STEM education initiatives.