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Elton Bond, C.P.A.

Elton Bond joined MATRIC in 2021 as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer. He oversees the finance and accounting teams, and he is responsible for the financial health of the enterprise, providing strategic guidance to the CEO and members of the executive management team. Bond joined MATRIC with broad experience in corporate finance, most [...]

Mark Dehlin, MBA / PMP

Mark Dehlin heads-up MATRIC’s Advanced Software Technologies (AST) team where he leads a group of talented software developers involved in cutting edge research in Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Interactive 3D/VR, Enterprise Web Development, Big Data Analytics, High Performance Computing, Modeling and Simulation. Prior to joining MATRIC in 2005, Mark served for eight [...]

John P. “Jack” Dever, Ph.D.

Jack Dever is Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President, a role he has held since January 1, 2016. He is accountable for strategic planning, new business development, research strategy, intellectual property techno-economic-chemical-design-technology-improvement, customer partnerships and technical staff development. Jack, who has more than 30 years of experience in technical and organizational leadership, joined MATRIC [...]

B. Duane Dombek, Ph.D.

Duane Dombek currently serves as MATRIC’s Vice President for R&D Business Development. He has over thirty years of experience in alternative fuels, feedstocks and homogeneous / heterogeneous catalysts.Dombek previously worked for Union Carbide Corporation, where he managed research on routes from syngas to chemicals, which continued through several successful contracts with the U.S. Department of [...]

Parvez H. Wadia, D.Sc.

Parvez Wadia is Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, a role he has held since January 1, 2016. Previously, he was Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice-President, roles he held since joining MATRIC in July 2004.During a 30-year career with Union Carbide Corporation and Dow Chemical, Wadia held a variety of technical and senior executive techno-economic-chemical-design-technology-improvement [...]

Steven B. Hedrick

Steve Hedrick is Chairman, President & CEO of Mid-Atlantic Technology, Research & Innovation Center, Inc. (MATRIC) in South Charleston, W.Va. MATRIC delivers market-driven innovation, research, technical engineering, and technology commercialization for the chemical, energy, environmental, and advanced software sectors. Mr. Hedrick has more than three decades of broad-based leadership experience, with more than 20 years [...]