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materials engineer

Gerald Wayne Durant, American materials engineer. Member Newton Community Schools Board Education, 1975-1978. Member American Society for Testing and Materials, Society Plastics Engineers.

Background

Durant, Gerald Wayne was born on July 24, 1936 in Keokuk, Iowa, United States. Son of Martin John and Helen Eddith (Garrison) Durant.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Northeast Missouri State University, 1962. Master of Business Administration, Drake University, 1982.

Career

Instructor chemistry, physics, Centerville (Iowa) Community High School, 1962-1965;research chemist, Maytag Company, Newton, Iowa., 1965-1970;senior research chemist, Maytag Company, Newton, Iowa., 1970-1986;chief research chemist, Maytag Company, Newton, Iowa., 1986-1989;manager materials development, Maytag Company, Newton, Iowa., since 1989.

Membership

Member Newton Community Schools Board Education, 1975-1978. Member American Society for Testing and Materials, Society Plastics Engineers.

Connections

Married Delores Jean Steele, August 16, 1959 (divorced). Children: Douglas, Diana (deceased), Deborah, Daniel.

father:
Martin John Durant

mother:
Helen Eddith (Garrison) Durant

spouse:
Delores Jean Steele

children:
Douglas Durant

Diana Durant (deceased)

Deborah Durant

Daniel Durant