Valerie Kelso
Engineer
Steinwall, Inc.
Coon Rapids, MN


“Manufacturing provides quality jobs for the middle class, which is critical for keeping our nation strong.  Continuing manufacturing in the U.S. is vital to our nation’s security in ensuring that we are not dependent on other nation’s goods.  Manufacturing drives our nation toward keeping a leading edge on innovation.”

Valerie manages the primary technical relationship between Steinwall and its customers.  She engages customers in the early stages of plastic durable product design and manages projects from idea through production.
 
Valerie’s excellence helped Steinwall earn the 2012 Plastic Processor of the Year award.  Her intellect and soft presentation make her a perfect partner for customers seeking to optimize project performance.  Her ability to see all aspects of a project’s criteria is critical in allowing the customer to have a worry-free experience. Valerie has been a large contributor to Steinwall's growth and she consistently demonstrates professional behaviors.
 
Valerie volunteers to assist with Junior Achievement project and she is often called upon to present during local career days.

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