Michael Conrad Ph.D.

Senior Technical Manager
Water Systems, NSF Spokesperson

Michael Conrad has over 16 years of experience in research and technical roles in the water industry. Currently, he develops solutions for complex research, certification and client issues, and provides industry training.

Previously, Conrad was the manager for NSF’s ISO 17025-accredited plastic performance lab. He also held various positions at Jana Laboratories, including Technical Team Leader, managing an engineering team and processes to ensure quality testing.

Conrad is a Professional Engineer with a Ph.D. in chemical engineering from the University of Toronto.

He also sits on ASME, ASTM and CSA technical committees to develop standards related to testing and piping and plumbing products.

His area of expertise include:

  • Polymers, including physical testing, degradation, and synthesis
  • Standards Development
  • Legionella Risk Assessments