Dr. John MacKay, Ph.D.

Job Title: Founder
Company: Synergistic Technologies Associates
Specialization: Extraction
Location: Boston, MA
Website: synergistictechassociates.com


  • Favorite Quote: “Extract the most you can from everyday.” – John MacKay

    John A. MacKay earned his B.A. in Chemistry at the St. Lawrence University. He also earned his Ph.D. At the University of Vermont, where he focused on Inorganic Chemistry and on the synthesis of cancer fighting compounds. After working in teaching positions at the University of Vermont, Lyndon State College, and Davidson College, John went on to join Waters Corporation in 1983.Over the past several decades, John’s career has included a host of creative leadership roles in innovation and product development. Not only that, but John is a widely recognized scientific expert in sub and supercritical fluid for chromatography and extraction within the botanical space. John seeks to merge the seemingly disparate technologies together and create a synergy to optimize your work flow. His method is based on Six Sigma principles and practices.