Thomas A. Sommerfield, American Process engineer. Achievements include key member of General Electric Plastics Mount Vernon Sara emissions 75% reduction team; research in methylene chloride biological degradation, process leader in energy conservation and plant improvementprograms. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Sigma Pi. (treasurer 1978-1979).
Sommerfield, Thomas A. was born on September 22, 1958 in Pittsburgh. Son of Watson J. and Loretta D. (Mroz) Sommerfield.
Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Indiana Institute of Technology, Fort Wayne, 1980.
Process engineer Emergency Carpenter Company, Russellville, Kentucky, 1980-1984. Lead process engineer General Electric Plastics, Mount Vernon, Indiana, 1984-1991. Senior process engineer General Electric Mount Vernon (Indiana) Phenol Plant, 1991-1996, site risk management leader, since 1997.
Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Sigma Pi. (treasurer 1978-1979).