Jonathan David Griffin
Born in South Wales, but schooling in East Lothian in Scotland Jonathan graduated from Robert Gordons Institute of Technology (now Robert Gordons University), Aberdeen in 1988 having obtained an honours degree in Physical Sciences majoring in Chemistry. Jonathan joined Kent County Council in 1988 as a Graduate Scientist where he carried out classical and instrumental analysis of foods, agricultural samples, waters and consumer goods. In 1997 Jonathan registered for the Mastership of Chemical Analysis (MChemA) and completed the qualification in 2002 when he was then appointed as a Public Analyst. Since then he also completed a Diploma in Management studies at Canterbury Christchurch University and continues the role of Public Analyst and Technical Manager at Kent Scientific Services, West Malling, Kent.