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Mike Hofmeister
Mike Hofmeister

Mike Hofmeister

Mike Hofmeister is a biotechnology laboratory instructor at Skilled KC Technical Institute, where he develops and teaches biotechnology principles and lab techniques, emphasizing safety and accuracy, to prepare Skilled KC students to be successful in the growing Kansas City life sciences industry.

Prior to joining Skilled KC, Hofmeister was a director – industrialized operations manufacturing for Ceva Biomune, where he developed efficient biological production processes from laboratory to industrial scale, and conducted analysis and optimization of new manufacturing technologies. Earlier, Hofmeister was an associate director – upstream manufacturing for Kalon Biotherapeutics, LLC., where he implemented project transfers of multiple procedural methodologies for human biologics.

Hofmeister has a Bachelor of Science in microbiology with a minor in chemistry from South Dakota State University.