Board of Directors
Mr. Chris Greenberg is a dedicated and technically skilled business professional with a versatile skill set developed through experience as an entrepreneur, business developer and community leader. Currently Mr. Greenberg is the CEO of Global Safety Network and Owner of Express Employment Professionals (Grand Forks, Fargo, and Minot, North Dakota; Aberdeen and Watertown, South Dakota; and Tampa, Florida). A highly experienced Operations Executive who has demonstrated the ability to lead diverse teams of professionals to new levels of success in a variety of highly competitive industries, cutting-edge markets, and fast-paced environments. Mr. Greenberg has strong technical and business qualifications with an impressive track record of more than 19 years of hands-on experience in strategic planning, business unit development, project and product management, and proprietary software development. He also has the proven ability to successfully analyze an organization’s critical business requirements, identify deficiencies and potential opportunities, and develop innovative and cost-effective solutions for enhancing competitiveness, increasing revenues, and improving customer service offerings. Mr. Greenberg lives in Grand Forks, North Dakota, with his wife Sonya.
President and CEO, Director
Richard MacPherson brings over 30 years of executive experience from a variety of industries across North America. Serving as President and CEO of ME2C since 2016, Richard MacPherson oversees the expansion of the company’s proprietary technologies, which includes the development and commercialization of ME2C’s mercury control products and processes.
Mr. MacPherson founded Midwest Energy Emissions Corp in 2008 to commercialize the Energy & Environmental Research Center’s Sorbent Enhancement Additive (SEA®) technologies. Under MacPherson’s strategic direction, these SEA® products and processes were launched across the coal-fired utility markets in the United States and Canada starting in 2008. Mr. MacPherson negotiated the full SEA® patent portfolio acquisition from the EERC in May 2017. Since that time, ME2C’s patent portfolio has expanded with additional patents and patent applications for use in Europe, Asia, and North America.
In 2018, Richard MacPherson initiated and concluded a strategic licensing partnership with Cabot Corporation’s European division, which involves the exportation of ME2C’s patented, U.S.A.-developed SEA® mercury emissions capture technologies across Europe. MacPherson is actively pursuing similar licensing partnerships in other regions around the world.
Richard MacPherson is an active member of the International Clean Air Committee (ICAC), Southern States Energy Board (SSEB), PRB Coal Users Group, and Edison Electric Institute (EEI).
Allan T. Grantham
Mr. Allan T. Grantham, CPCA, CEA, CFP, TEP, is the founder and has been President of Atlas Estate Planning Services Limited, located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, since July 2003. The company specializes in personal and corporate estate planning services. Mr. Grantham, who has been in the life insurance industry since 1978, has concentrated in the estate, tax, and financial planning areas since 1983. Mr. Grantham and his wife are actively involved in various charitable organizations, both Canadian-based and internationally, including creating “Friends of Haiti”, which raises funds for projects and children in Haiti, and is administered through Chalice Canada, a charity which provides nutrition, education, and shelter to children and the elderly in various developing countries.