Chief Science Officer
As Young Living’s first-ever chief science officer, Dr. Buch has a work history that includes scientific research and development on new and established products, new applications and claims, product strategy and stewardship, and quality assurance.
Dr. Buch brings with him more than 25 years of experience in the health and wellness industry. He earned a BA in chemistry from Franklin and Marshall College and MS and PhD degrees in analytical chemistry from the University of Delaware. Dr. Buch has led global organizations at some of the world’s leading companies, and his success has resulted in more than a dozen patents in the health care field, several books, and numerous published articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals. He is personally responsible for developing health care products with annual sales of nearly $3 billion, and his products have been marketed in more than 100 countries. Dr. Buch is also a member of several prestigious associations, including the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the Institute on Science for Global Policy, where he serves as a board member.
Dr. Buch enjoys fresh and saltwater fishing and has a passion for photography. He loves the crisp, outdoorsy scent of Young Living’s R.C.™
, and he often diffuses it during the winter months to add a fresh scent to the air.