Craig Clemons is a Materials Research Engineer in the Engineered Composite Sciences Group at the USDA Forest Products Laboratory (FPL) in Madison, Wisconsin. He is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department of the University of Wisconsin. He received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering, M.S. in Forestry, and Ph.D. in Materials Science all from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. For the past 26 years, he has worked at FPL developing composite materials from polymers and wood-derived materials. His areas of interest lay both in the materials science and processing of these composites.