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Cynthia Lanette Steel Edit Profile

Cynthia Lanette Steel, American medical products executive.

Background

Steel, Cynthia Lanette was born on August 29, 1946 in Preston, Minnesota, United States. Daughter of Paul Morris and Eugenia (Kirvida) Bedard.

Education

Student, University Minnesota, 1964-1965.

Career

Lab technician, 3M Medical Products, St. Paul, 1966-1968;from lab technician to master laboratory technician, 3M Commercial Chemicals, St. Paul, 1968-1982;advanced product development technologist, 3M Commercial Chemicals, St. Paul, 1982-1984;senior quality assurance technologist, 3M Protective Chemical Products, St. Paul, 1984-1987;supervisor technical service, 3M Protective Chemical Products, St. Paul, 1987-1991;supervisor textile laboratory, 3M Protective Chemical Products, St. Paul, 1991;manager textile and leather laboratory, 3M Protective Chemical Products, St. Paul, 1991-1993;technical service manager, since 1993. Visiting technical scientist 3M, Maplewood, Minnesota, 1983-1992.

Membership

Cub Scout den leader Boy Scouts American, St. Paul Park, Minnesota, 1972-1974. Leader Girl Scouts, St. Paul Park, 1970-1973. Adventure guide Adventure Club, Maplewood, since 1989.

Sunday school teacher North St. Paul Baptist Church, since 1979. Member American Furniture Manufacturers Association (past chairman joint industry standards subcommittee), American Association Chemists and Colorists (chairman 1989-1992), American Association Cleaning and Restoration.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, piano, needlework, bridge, traveling.

Connections

Married Robert William Root, October 2, 1965 (divorced October 1974). Children: Theodore Robert, Troy Robert. Married Frank Burton Steel, August 2, 1975.

1 child, Todd Elmer.