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consultant , Mechanical engineer

Melvin George Jensen, American mechanical engineer, consultant. Registered professional engineer, Wisconsin.


Jensen, Melvin George was born on May 16, 1948 in Escanaba, Michigan, United States. Son of George William and Laina Aliina (Aho) Jensen.


Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin, 1983;Master of Science in Engineering, Kennedy-Western U., 1992.


Salesperson, Home Supply Company, Escanaba, 1967-1972;agent, Prudential Insurance Company, Escanaba, 1972-1974;ship fitter, Bay Shipbuilding Corporation, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, 1974-1975;lead ship fitter marine division, T. D. Vinette Company, Escanaba, 1975-1979;with technical sales division, Badger Welding Supply, Madison, Wisconsin, 1979-1980;mechanic engineer, Naval Intelligence Support Center, Suitland, Maryland., 1983-1985;mechanic engineer, supervisor, Pope and Talbot, Inc., Eau Claire, Wisconsin, 1985-1986;mechanic engineer, Cray Research, Inc., Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, 1986-1996;manager standardization, Glenayre Electronics, Quincy, Illinois, since 1996. Owner Valley Engineering Svc., Eau Claire, since 1988. Member committee American National Standards Institute, New York City, since 1989.


  • Registered professional engineer, Wisconsin.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (handbook) Cray Research Design Handbook for Standards, 1991. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Scoutleader Boy Scouts American, Waldorf, Maryland., 1984-1985. Member stewardship board Grace Lutheran Church, Eau Claire, 1987-1992. Board directors Grace Lutheran Federation,1993-1995, Seymour (Wisconsin) Ballclubs, 1987-1989.

Chairman Seymour Township Recreation Board, 1987-1988. Member American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, National Society Professional Engineers, Standard Engineering Society, Wisconsin Society Professional Engineers.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hunting, fishing, reading.


Married Janet Marie Destrampe, September 24, 1967 (divorced January 1977). Children: Alan P., Gregory J. Married Judith Elaine Rettke, June 24, 1977.

Stepchildren: Michael Hendrickson, Dean Hendrickson.

George William Jensen

Laina Aliina (Aho) Jensen

Janet Marie Destrampe

Judith Elaine Rettke

Alan P. Jensen

Gregory J. Jensen

Michael Hendrickson Jensen

Dean Hendrickson Jensen