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William Roy Chastain

chemical engineer , chemical company executive

William Roy Chastain, American chemical company executive, chemical engineer. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, Tau Beta Pi, Alpha Chi Sigma (master alchemist 1954).

Background

Chastain, William Roy was born on February 7, 1932 in Cleveland, Missouri, United States. Son of Woodrow and Eula Irene (Sestak) Chastain.

Education

Stepchildren: Nuria Sofia Galvan Lacklen, Antonio Jose Galvan. A.S., Southwest Baptist College, 1952. Bachelor of Science, Missouri School Mines, 1955.

Master of Business Administration, University Akron, 1965.

Career

Registered professional engineer, California Technology shift foreman Columbia Southern Chemical Company, Barberton, Ohio, 1955-1959, general foreman, chlorine, 1959-1963. Senior technical service engineer Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company Industries, Pittsburgh, 1963-1968, account manager, San Francisco, 1968-1979, solvent specialist, 1972-1979. Vice president Continental Chemical Corporation, Sacramento, 1979-1980.

Account executive Occidental Chemical Corporation, San Mateo, California, since 1980.

Works

  • Author-film: Chlorine Safe Handling, 1966.

Membership

Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, Tau Beta Pi, Alpha Chi Sigma (master alchemist 1954).

Connections

Married Bonnie Jo White, August 4, 1956 (divorced November 1971).; married Laura Flamenco Mayen, April 24, 1973. Children– Douglas Martin, Gregory Allen, Valerie Sue.

father:
Woodrow Chastain

mother:
Eula Irene (Sestak) Chastain

spouses:
Bonnie Jo White

Laura Flamenco Mayen

children:
Douglas Martin Chastain

Gregory Allen Chastain

Valerie Sue Chastain