Joe Romano was born in Abington, Massachusetts in 1953.
He studied at Bridgewater State College, Bridgewater, Massachusetts obtaining a BA in Earth Sciences in 1975 and earned a Masters decree in Analytical Chemistry in 1986.
From 1977-1984, he worked for DuPont as a methods development chemist in the analytical department.
He joined Waters Corporation in 1984 and has been with Waters for twenty five years.
He has been involved with chromatographic separation sciences for 32 years.
At Waters he has held positions in customer education, applications laboratory, and marketing manager for environmental, food and beverages and natural products.
He is currently a Senior Manager and is responsible for worldwide business development of Chemical Analysis market.