Washington, DC

Steven J. Manning, Ph.D.

  • Scientist
  • Direct Dial: +1 202.434.4296
  • Professional Assistants: Anne-Catherine Barrett and Sarah Buggy , Ph: +1 202.434.4348

    Washington, DC

    1001 G Street NW
    Suite 500 West
    Washington, DC 20001

Steven Manning, Ph.D., is a staff scientist with expertise in Polymer Chemistry. He provides technical perspective and expertise in determining regulatory compliance for food, drug, and medical device products within the global food and drug industry.

Prior to joining Keller and Heckman, Dr. Manning gained research experience in industry and government settings, working to solve engineering challenges that arise during product development. Dr. Manning also led chemical support initiatives for consumer aerosol new product research and development in the biotechnology sector. Additionally, he worked to develop and implement analytical methods for mobile chemical support of microbiology, entomology, and fragrance product divisions, assisting in meeting EPA registration requirements throughout this process.

Dr. Manning earned his Ph.D. in Chemistry, with his dissertation research focusing on the development of stimuli-responsive nanogel polymers as ratiometric fluorescent temperature sensors.


Practice Areas


  • University of Maryland
    • B.S., 2008, Chemistry
  • University of Maryland Baltimore County
    • Ph.D., 2013, Chemistry