Reed will provide technical oversight, development and production.  Dr. Shick is currently the President of Intellectual Property Matrix LLC (IP Matrix), and Co-founder of Covaron Advanced Materials Inc.  Dr. Shick has 33 years of technology  development and intellectual assets creation experience in the chemical and manufactured goods industry.  He has been involved with six start ups, three are actively running, one exit, two dormant.  Dr. Shick is the co-founder of the Midland Academy of Advanced and Creative Studies, a premier charter school educating 250 students in grades K-12.  Dr. Shick has a BS and MS in Chemistry and a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from the University of Michigan.