Tim White M.S.

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Professional Title
Director of Partnership Development

Tim White has nearly 20 years of experience in new product development focused on aerospace, mining, and consumer durables.  He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and Master of Science degree in Engineering Management from the Milwaukee School of Engineering.  Prior to joining NRRI, Tim was with Kohler Co. for 12 years in various new product development leadership roles in the Plumbing and Power divisions.  Most recently, he led an initiative to design, manufacture, and sell an inexpensive water filter for the developing world.  In addition, he is an inventor and serial entrepreneur and has started 3 of his own successful businesses.


M.S., Engineering Management, Milwaukee School of Engineering, 1999-2005
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Milwaukee School of Engineering, 1995-1999

NRRI News Articles

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