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Lionel Spearman, American mechanical engineer. Recipient Special Recognition award Greenwood School District 52, 1990, Appreciation award Ninety Six Junior Achievement, 1990.


Spearman, Lionel was born on July 25, 1964 in Fairfield, California, United States. Son of Lionel Senior and Mattie (Applin) Spearman.


Student, University Missouri, Rolla, 1983. Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Tuskegee University, 1988. Postgraduate, University South Carolina, since 1990.


Clerk, cashier, Oniel's Market, St. Louis, 1978-1982;research assistant, Tuskegee (Alabama) U./National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1987-1988;project engineer I, Monsanto Company, Greenwood, South Carolina., 1988-1990;project engineer II, Monsanto Company, Greenwood, South Carolina., 1990-1992;polymer process engineer, Monsanto Company, Greenwood, South Carolina., 1992-1994;environmental and health redesign engineer, Monsanto Company, Greenwood, South Carolina., 1994;process engineer, Monsanto Company, Greenwood, South Carolina., since 1994. Summer intern Monsanto Company, Greenwood, 1987, project team member high tenacity, since 1990.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (technical manual) Humidity Study S.P.-LDI, 1987.


President-elect Immanuel Luth Men, Greenwood, 1989-1990, president 1990-1991, member church council, 1992-1995, chairman service (outreach) committee 1994. Head business advisor applied economics Junior Achievement, Ninety Six (South Carolina) High School, since 1988. Charter member Lutheran Men in Mission, since 1989.

Member committee on inclusiveness South Carolina Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in American. Member National Republican Senatorial Committee. Board visitors Lander College, 1991-1993.

Member founding steering committee Grenwood Mutual Ministries. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (associate, executive board Greenville chapter 1989-1990), National Society Black Engineers Alumni Extension (charter, vice-chairman region II 1989-1990, chair region II since 1990, Chairperson Year 1990-1991), Smithsonian Associates, Greenwood Chamber of Commerce (education committee, Leadership Greenwood Class of 1990, chairperson Junior Achievement steering committee 1991, board directors since 1992), International Platform Association, Kiwanis International (program committee 1991), Toastmasters International, Omega Psi Phi (keeper records and seals, Epsilon Gamma Gamma chapter 1991, outreach committee, social actions committee, chair long range planning committee).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: chancel choir, reading, walking.


Lionel Senior Spearman

Mattie (Applin) Spearman