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Manufacturing company executive

Karen Elaine Thompson, American Manufacturing company executive. Society Women Engineers scholar, 1976; San Jose State University president's scholar, 1981, 82. Leader 4-H, Alameda County, since 1985. Member American Institute Industrial Engineers, Society Manufacturing Engineers, National Association Female Executives, NorCal Western Club.

Background

Thompson, Karen Elaine was born on August 24, 1958 in Palo Alto, California, United States. Daughter of Herbert Walter and Mary Muriel (Thickett) Thompson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering, San Jose State University, 1982. Master of Business Administration, San Jose State University, 1986.

Career

Industrial engineer, Atari, Inc., Sunnyvale, California, 1982-1983;industrial engineer, H & K Manufacturing Company, Dublin, California, 1983-1986;president, H & K Manufacturing Company, since 1986. Director H & K Manufacturing Company.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Leader 4-H, Alameda County, since 1985. Member American Institute Industrial Engineers, Society Manufacturing Engineers, National Association Female Executives, NorCal Western Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: raising and showing quarter horses.

Connections

father:
Herbert Walter Thompson

mother:
Mary Muriel (Thickett) Thompson