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Newsmaker: Mike Zierden

Newsmaker: Mike Zierden was recently named to the Carnegie Science Center board. Submitted photo
Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, 12:01 a.m.
 

Noteworthy: Named recently to the Carnegie Science Center board of directors

Age: 46

Residence: Peters

Family: Wife, Lisa; daughters, Anna, 11, and Audrey, 9

Occupation: Vice president and product manager of the polycarbonate division of Bayer Material Science

Education: Bachelor's degree in chemical engineering, Villanova University, 1989; master's in business administration, Pepperdine University, 1995

Background: Joined Bayer in 1989 as a technical sales specialist and has held several management positions.

Quote: “I am at a point in my career to be able to give back to the community. My family and I have always loved the Carnegie Science Center. The science center is also a great fit with Bayer Material Science's efforts to further (science, technology, engineering and math) as well as our ‘Making Science Make Sense' program.”

 

 

 
 


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