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manufacturing engineer

Walter Lenell Hawkins, American manufacturing engineer. Recipient Ten Year award, Big Brothers/Sisters of Cincinnati, 1983. Active Big Brothers/Sisters Greater Cincinnati, 1974—1975; leader Cub Scout, 1989—1990; board directors Big Brothers/Sisters Greater Cincinnati, 1973—1986; chapter leader Young Astronaut Program, since 1986.


Hawkins, Walter Lenell was born on May 2, 1948 in Louisburg, North Carolina, United States. Son of Leonard Marion and Ruth (Yarborough) Hawkins.


Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, North Carolina A&T State University, 1970. Master of Business Administration, Xavier University, 1976. Postgraduate, University Cincinnati, 1979—1987.


Engineer General Motors Corporation, Warren, Michigan, 1969. Field engineer Dow Chemical Company, Wayne, 1970. Program engineer General Electric, Cincinnati, 1970—1971.

Manufacturing manager Procter & Gamble, since 1971, computer integrated manufacturing and robotics resource, 1983—1985. Math tutor Northwest High School, 1986—1990. With Let Every Adult Read Now, 1986.


Having created, God did not withdraw the divine presence or activity, but remained fully knowledgeable of and engaged with the world. This engagement includes revealing God and God's ways.


As responsible citizens Christians should pray for elected officials, submit to just laws, pay taxes, and serve in various capacities, such as on juries, in the military, in public office, and by voting for their representative leadership.


God created humans to be able to innovate and evaluate new forms of living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.


Active Big Brothers/Sisters Greater Cincinnati, 1974—1975. Leader Cub Scout, 1989—1990. Board directors Big Brothers/Sisters Greater Cincinnati, 1973—1986.

Chapter leader Young Astronaut Program, since 1986.


  • Other Interests

    Reading, specialized current events collection, electronics, exercising, etymology.


Married Charlene Ashe Hawkins, August 26, 1978. Children: Brandon Lenell Ashe, Justin Cameron Ashe.

Leonard Marion Hawkins

Ruth (Yarborough) Hawkins

Charlene Ashe Hawkins

Brandon Lenell Ashe Hawkins

Justin Cameron Ashe Hawkins