Averie Palovcak is market and applications engineering manager for Arkema. She received both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in biomedical engineering from Drexel University and an MBA from Villanova University. Palovcak is an active member of various industry standards committees including ASTM, ASME, ASPE and NACE. Averie has been working with engineers and end users for over five years, where she provides her engineering and plastics expertise for designing upgraded fluid handling systems using fluoropolymers. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.