Michael DeBellis is a Lead Process Mechanical Engineer at Jacobs in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania with over 35 years of diversified experience in the engineering and design of pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and process facilities. His experience is in the design, specification, and operation of biotechnology, pharmaceutical manufacturing, finishing processes, granulation, tableting, tablet coating, explosion prevention, and related process utility equipment and systems. He has been an active Member of ISPE since 1997, previously authored an article published in Pharmaceutical Engineering, “Dust Explosion Protection in Pharmaceutical Processing" and other articles as well. Mr. DeBellis has collaborating on the development of the second and third editions of the Baseline® Guide for Oral Solid Dosage Forms and was a co-chapter leader of the Product and Processing chapter team. Mike has served as both Chair and Co-Chair of the OSD CoP for the last four years. Mike is currently serving his second term as the Programs Vice President for the Delaware Valley Chapter.