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ME, University of Colorado Boulder
BS, Colorado Mesa University
AS, Colorado Mesa University


Max McFarland is a native of western Colorado. He started his professional career in 1992 after graduating from college in the environmental remediation industry with a focus on safety, quality assurance and construction management. In 1998 he switched to the manufacturing industry where he was a quality engineer and later the quality manager at 3D Systems. In this industry he used statistical techniques to monitor and improve the manufacturing processes and the quality of the products. He has worked on a wide variety of products from making thermoplastic inks for 3D printers to UV Lasers.

In 2009 he started teaching math, statistical and engineering classes. Because of his background he is able to provide real-world situations where these topics apply in the daily activities in the technical fields.