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Barbara Rae Thornton-Lockwood Edit Profile

company executive , marketing consultant

Barbara Rae Thornton-Lockwood, American food products company executive, food marketing consultant. Member council Peace Lutheran Church, West Bloomington, Minnesota, 1979-1982. Member American Home Economics Association, Institute Food Technologists, Twin City Home Economists in Business (chair elect 1958-1959), University Minnesota Alumni Association (board directors, University Minnesota National Alumnae Board.

Background

Thornton-Lockwood, Barbara Rae was born on June 30, 1931 in Minneapolis. Daughter of Mathew Hillard and Stella Pearl (Lien) Thornton.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Minnesota, 1953.

Career

Various positions with The Pillsbury Company, Minneapolis, 1953-1970, director consumer service Ann Pillsbury Consumer Service Kitchens, 1967-1970. President Barbara Thornton Associates, since 1970. Consultant in food marketing.

Delegate, advisor Institute Agriculture, Forestry and Home Economics University Minnesota, 1970-1976.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (cookbook) Centennial Bread Sampler, 1981, Cooking for One, 1987.

Membership

Member council Peace Lutheran Church, West Bloomington, Minnesota, 1979-1982. Member American Home Economics Association, Institute Food Technologists, Twin City Home Economists in Business (chair elect 1958-1959), University Minnesota Alumni Association (board directors, University Minnesota National Alumnae Board.

Connections

Married James Franklin Lockwood, May 4, 1974.

father:
Mathew Hillard Thornton

mother:
Stella Pearl (Lien) Thornton

spouse:
James Franklin Lockwood