Ryan W. Waldhart

Senior Manager of Manufacturing Science & Technology, Grand River Aseptic Mfg Inc

Ryan Waldhart is the Senior Manager of Manufacturing Science and Technology for Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing (GRAM). In this role, he provides strategic direction for the Technical Services department, leading the technical transfer of new projects, selection and onboarding of new equipment related to sterile filling and finishing activities, and the creation and revision processes for batch record, component and material specification. Waldhart works closely with all levels of the organization and its departments, including Operations (Manufacturing and Finishing), Quality Assurance, Project Management, Quality Control (Microbiology and Analytical Chemistry), Validation and Business Development. Serving as a subject matter expert for both advanced aseptic processing and sterile filling machines, he has been a lead contributor to the selection of new equipment for GRAM’s facility expansion. Waldhart began his career at GRAM as a Sterile Production Operator. He graduated from Oakland University with a B.S. in Health Sciences.