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chemical company executive

Robert Lee Webb, American chemical company executive. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Member American Chemical Society (Jacksonville section award 1987), Pulp Chemicals Association (president 1980-1982, executive committee 1978-1986).

Background

Webb, Robert Lee was born on November 19, 1926 in Topeka. Son of Floyd William and Laura Leona (Arnold) Webb.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Washburn University, 1949.

Career

Chemist, IH Milling Company, Topeka, 1949-1950;research chemist, Glidden Company, Jacksonville, Florida, 1950-1957;manager research and development laboratories, Glidden Company, Jacksonville, Florida, 1957-1959;production manager, Glidden Company, Jacksonville, Florida, 1959-1961;assistant technical director, Glidden Company, Jacksonville, Florida, 1961;director development, Glidden Company, Jacksonville, Florida, 1961-1962;vice president consultant research chemistry, Terpene Research Institute, Jacksonville, 1962-1964;with, Union Camp Corporation, Jacksonville, 1964;general manager Terpene and Aromatic division, Union Camp Corporation, Jacksonville, 1968-1980;vice president, Union Camp Corporation, Jacksonville, 1975-1980;vice president, general manager Chemical Group, Union Camp Corporation, Jacksonville, 1980-1985;senior vice president chemical operations worldwide, Union Camp Corporation, Jacksonville, 1985-1987;principal, R.L. Webb & Associations, Inc. (consultant), Orange Park, Florida, since 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals Patentee in field (50).

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Member American Chemical Society (Jacksonville section award 1987), Pulp Chemicals Association (president 1980-1982, executive committee 1978-1986).

Connections

Married Mary Elizabeth White, January 25, 1952. Children: Robert, Brigitte.

father:
Floyd William Webb

mother:
Laura Leona (Arnold) Webb

spouse:
Mary Elizabeth White

child:
Robert Webb

child:
Brigitte Webb