Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Lorain County Community College
Regan Silvestri, Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Lorain County Community College, was previously a Lecturer in the Department of Chemistry at Case Western Reserve University. Previously, Dr. Silvestri completed a volunteer service assignment in the U.S. Peace Corps as a Visiting Professor of Environmental Science in the Republic of Kazakhstan where he lived and worked for four years, and currently works on implementing waste-to-energy strategies in Kazakhstan. He is a frequent consultant to the chemical industry specializing in petroleum analysis, analytical method development, and training of non-technical staff. Continuing in the spirit of volunteerism acquired through Peace Corps service, Professor Silvestri performs "Magical Science" shows at local schools and has reached combined audiences of thousands of enthusiastic students. Dr. Silvestri holds a doctorate degree in Polymer Engineering from Case Western Reserve University.