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mechanical engineer

Walter Lloyd Prater, American mechanical engineer. Registered mechanical engineer, registered manufacturing engineer. Scholar Amoco, 1977-1978; recipient First Place award in Zoology Long's Peak Science Fair, 1973. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Manufacturing Engineers, Tau. Beta Pi, Pi Tau Sigma.

Background

Prater, Walter Lloyd was born on April 11, 1955 in Tulsa. Son of Samuel Lewis and Patricia (Gaylor) Prater.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, U. Kansas, 1978;Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, San Jose State University, 1985.

Career

Manufacturing engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, San Jose, California, 1978-1980;test engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, San Jose, California, 1980-1983;advisory production development engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, San Jose, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Registered mechanical engineer, registered manufacturing engineer.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Manufacturing Engineers, Tau. Beta Pi, Pi Tau Sigma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bicycle frame building, bicycle touring, illustrator, rock climbing.

Connections

Married Shari Lynn Loeffler, July 28, 1985.

father:
Samuel Lewis Prater

mother:
Patricia (Gaylor) Prater

spouse:
Shari Lynn Loeffler