Susan Lewis is Global Leader, Dow AgroSciences Operations. She is a member of the Dow Operations Leadership Team and the Dow AgroSciences Corporate Management Committee. Lewis is responsible for all aspects of Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Operational Environment, Health and Safety (EH&S) at Dow AgroSciences.
Lewis joined Dow AgroSciences in 1987 and has held various manufacturing roles over her career. In addition to several Dow AgroSciences technologies, she has worked in emulsion polymers, cellulosics, monomers, polyglycols and surfactants. In 2008, she was named Dow AgroSciences Business Manufacturing Leader (BML) for the Range and Pasture herbicides and Commodity Insecticides business lines. Following the BML role, Lewis was named Dow AgroSciences Global Technology Center Director. In May 2010, Lewis was named Corporate Director of EH&S Operations for Dow. She has served as Operations Director for Houston Operations, which includes the Deer Park, Lone Star, La Porte and Bayport facilities.
Lewis was a founding member of the Campbell Institute of the National Safety Council and is a member of the Society of Women Engineers. She serves on the industry board for Michigan Technological University (MTU) and was inducted into the Presidential Council of Alumnae for MTU. Lewis was named into the Distinguished Academy of Chemical Engineers and in 2013 received the STEP award from the Manufacturing Institute. In 2014, she received the prestigious Next Generation Leadership award from the Manufacturing Leadership Council. She is on the Board of Directors of Michigan 2-1-1 Health and Human Services Information and Referral and is a Board member on the National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME). Lewis holds a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from Michigan Tech University.