Ken Melda has joined the Falcon Analytical staff as Chromatography Operations Manager. Ken comes to Falcon with over three decades of technical and management experience in gas chromatography.
He holds a Master’s Degree in Analytical Chemistry from Indiana University, specializing in Capillary Gas Chromatography. Ken has served as an Application Engineer, Application Engineering Manager, Application Engineering Lab Manager, Manufacturing Manager and Senior Research Application Engineer.
He has also worked in customer sales, service and marketing product support. Prior to joining Falcon, Ken served 31 years at Combustion Engineering and its successor ABB Process Analytics (Lewisburg, WV).
It is significant to note that Ken and Falcon CEO John Crandall were colleagues during their shared tenure at ABB Process Analytics and renewing that collaboration will certainly benefit Falcon customers.