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Chemicals executive

Rodney David Wood, American chemicals executive. Recipient Achievement award, Ohio Society Professional Engineers, 1972; fellowship, National Science Foundation, 1960. Member of American Society Engineering Management, Parenteral Drug Association, American Institute Chemical Engineers (Presentation award 1964), American Chemical Society, Sigma Xi.

Background

Wood, Rodney David was born on August 19, 1932 in Lansing, Michigan, United States. Son of Lawrence Earl and Ruth May (Shelton) Wood.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, Yale University, 1954. Master of Science, Michigan State University, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1963.

Career

Assistant professor University Nebraska, 1962—1964. Research engineer Texas Instruments, Dallas, 1964—1970. Senior engineer Sherwin Williams, Toledo, 1970—1973, technical director Coffeyville, Kansas, 1973—1977.

Director process engineering Mead Johnson, Evansville, Indiana, 1977—1980, manager sterile drugs, since 1980.

Membership

Member of American Society Engineering Management, Parenteral Drug Association, American Institute Chemical Engineers (Presentation award 1964), American Chemical Society, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Margaret Grace Kemp, September 2, 1961. Children: Lawrence, Thomas, Catherine, Elizabeth.

father:
Lawrence Earl Wood

mother:
Ruth May (Shelton) Wood

spouse:
Margaret Grace Kemp

child:
Lawrence Wood

child:
Thomas Wood

child:
Catherine Wood

child:
Elizabeth Wood