Rod Freeman

Global Process Owner-
Process Validation,
Beckman Coulter
Rod Freeman, PMP

Rod Freeman

Global Process Owner-
Process Validation,
Beckman Coulter

Biography

Mr. Freeman has over 22 years’ experience supporting manufacturing operations in the cGMP regulated Life Science Industries. He is currently the Global Process Owner for Process Validation and Production and Process Controls at Beckman Coulter in Carlsbad, CA. He has held roles of increasing responsibility in Validation, Facilities Management, Project Engineering, and Quality Systems in firms including Pfizer, Abbott, Eli Lilly, and Teva.

He has extensive expertise in Pharmaceutical Water System design, operation, and maintenance, and served on the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) Critical Utility Community of Practice, where he participated in the revision of the Critical Utility C&Q Guide, and the drafting of the Critical Utility Sampling Guide. He previously assisted in the drafting of the ISPE Good Engineering Practice Guide. He also an Active Past President on the ISPE San Diego Chapter Board of Directors.

Mr. Freeman holds a B.S in Chemical Engineering from Virginia Tech, and is currently pursuing a M.S. in Regulatory Affairs from The Johns Hopkins University.