Log In

Leah LeEarle Porter Edit Profile

Food products executive

Leah LeEarle Porter, American food products executive. Maryland State Senate scholar, 1984-1985; faculty graduate fellow Cornell University, 1986-1987. President Community Ministry Prince George's County, 1999—2005, board directors, 1999—2005; Fellow New York Academy of Sciences; member American Phytopathological Society, Association Women in Science, Alpha Chi Sigma, Zeta Phi Beta.

Background

Porter, Leah LeEarle was born on September 19, 1963 in Remington, Virginia, United States. Daughter of James Wallace and Earline Yvonne (Moore) Porter.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Maryland, 1985. Master of Science, Cornell University, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1993.

Career

Biological technician, United States Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, Maryland., 1981-1985;agricultural consultant, Maryland. Department Agriculture, College Park, 1985;consultant, office manager, Carpigraphics, Inc., Beltsville, 1985-1986;graduate research assistant, Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, New York, 1986-1994;consultant, marketing assistant, LeEarle Enterprises, Ithaca, 1988-1994;manager international project, Glahe Cons. Group, Washington, 1994-1995;research manager, Chemical Manufacturers Association, Washington, 1995-1997;science manager, ILSI, Washington, since 1997.

Consultant, marketing assistant Le Earle Enterprises, Ithaca, 1988-1993.

Religion

Baptism, an act of full immersion following Christ’s example, is undertaken by those spiritually mature enough to understand its profound, symbolic significance: resurrection to new life in Christ.

Politics

Baptists should be faithful ambassadors of reconciliation in their personal relationships and local communities as they demonstrate the power of the Gospel to reconcile all persons in Christ.

Views

Every person needs the Church for spiritual and emotional care that enables to reconcile relations with God, with others, and with self.

Membership

President Community Ministry Prince George's County, 1999—2005, board directors, 1999—2005. Fellow New York Academy of Sciences. Member American Phytopathological Society, Association Women in Science, Alpha Chi Sigma, Zeta Phi Beta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Church volunteer, reading, music, weightlifting.

Connections

father:
James Wallace Porter

mother:
Earline Yvonne (Moore) Porter