William Richard Keaton, American manufacturing engineer. Board directors Genoa-Kingston (Illinois) United Way,. 1983-1989, president, 1984; secretary Genoa Planning Commission, 1986-1988, chair, 1988-1990; member advisory board Kishwaukee Junior College, 1987-1989; member long range plan task force Genoa Public Library., 1989; director property board Redeemer Lutheran Church, since 1991. Member Mensa, Lions (board directors Genoa club 1985-1986).
Keaton, William Richard was born on September 29, 1955 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Albert William and Dorothy Mae (Agnos) Keaton.
Bachelor of Science in Engineering Operations, Iowa State University, 1977.
Various manufacturing engineering positions GTE Automatic Electric Corporation, Northlake, Illinois, 1977-1981. Senior staff engineer GTE Corporation, Genoa, 1981-1990. Senior engineer E.F. Johnson, Waseca, Minnesota, since 1990.
Patentee photo-resist exposure method, image alignment indicators, thick film construction technique, plate registration device.