Company: Cardinal Workforce Developers, LLC
Location: Ruther Glen, Virginia, United States
Kenneth M. Chapman, Retired Science Teacher at the Carmel School, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements and leadership in science education.
A graduate of the Ohio College of Applied Science, Mr. Chapman earned an Associate of Applied Science in chemical technology in 1958. Three years later, he received a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, later concluding his academic efforts with a Master of Arts in adult education from the George Washington University in 1969. At the start of his career, he worked as a lab technician and chemist from the Dubois Company in Cincinnati from 1956 to 1958. Soon thereafter, Mr. Chapman contributed to the Williamstown Manufacturing Company as an engineer, later joining his alma mater as the acting head of chemical technology until 1963.
Between 1963 and 1967, Mr. Chapman contributed as the head chemical engineering technician at Temple University. He began his tenure with the American Chemical Society as an assistant education secretary, further progressing to an associate director, manager of special programs, special assistant to the director and head of technical resources for more than two decades. From 2006 to 2017, he taught science at the Carmel School. Additionally, Mr. Chapman served as the president of CWD Informatics, Inc., for five years.
A respected voice in the field, Mr. Chapman is the co-author of “The Chemical Technicians Handbook,” “Modern Chemical Technology,” Foundations for Excellence in the C.P.I.” and “Gaining the Competitive Edge.” For his accomplishments in the field, he was awarded the Alumni of the Year recognition by the Ohio College of Applied Science in 1985. Likewise, he was featured in several editions of Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, Who’s Who in the World and Who’s Who in the East.
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