Joined Mar 4 2014
Local ACS Sections Chair for: Pensacola, 1984; Illinois-Iowa, 1991 and 1992; Maryland, 2003 and 2009.
Member of the ACS Council Committee for Public Relations, 1993 – 1998.
Member of the Public Relations Committees for the local sections of: Pensacola, FL, 1976 – 1984; Illinois-Iowa, 1989 – 1998; Maryland, 2000 – 2009.
Worked in the field of Analytical Chemistry for over 40-years in the industries of: medical laboratories, chemicals manufacturing, and the food & beverages. Substitute teacher for the Dept. of Defense schools at NAVSTA, Rota, Spain. Adjunct instructor at colleges / universities in Iowa and Maryland in the areas of Chemistry and Biology. Degrees in Chemistry, Biology, and Management.
Served in the United States Navy and Reserves 1966 – 1976. Married a beautiful Navy Nurse 19 1984 then moved to Spain where she served as a Nursing Officer at the Naval Hospital, NAVSTA, Rota from 1984 – 1987.
Currently serve as a Senior Analytical Chemist / Senior Scientist for McCormick & Co., Inc., Technical Innovation Center, Hunt Valley, Maryland. Have worked in the past for U.S. Navy, PenBay Medical Laboratories, Air Products and Chemicals, Grain Processing Corp, and Penford Food Ingredients.