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Mel Mann

food products company executive

Mel Mann, American food products company executive. Instructor Adult Continuing Education, Morgantown, 1983. Member Institute Food Technologists (member council 1992-1993), American Meat Science Association, American Management Association, The Nature Conservancy, Earthwatch, Sigma Xi.

Background

Mann, Mel was born on January 10, 1955 in New Orleans.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Mississippi State University, 1977. Master of Science, West Virginia University, 1983. Master of Business Administration, Memphis State University, 1993.

Career

Researcher Chemical Laboratory Mississippi State University, Starkville, 1977-1978. Laboratory manager West Virginia University, Morgantown, 1980-1984. Project manager Standard Meat Company, Fort Worth, 1984-1988.

Project leader Sara Lee Applied Technology, Traverse City, Michigan, 1988-1989. Senior research and development project manager Jimmy Dean Foods, Cordova, Tennessee, 1989-1995, marketing manager, 1995-1996, director product development, since 1996.

Works

  • Editor (newsletter) Jimmy Dean Link Letter, 1992-1993. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Instructor Adult Continuing Education, Morgantown, 1983. Member Institute Food Technologists (member council 1992-1993), American Meat Science Association, American Management Association, The Nature Conservancy, Earthwatch, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Philosophy, psychology, physics, outdoor activities, travel.