Meredith Bell is a Materials Engineering Specialist at Fisher Controls in Marshalltown, Iowa, an Emerson Process Management company. She is also serving as the Materials Engineering team leader within the Advanced Technologies group at Fisher. Her technical focus is in the field of non-metallic materials, with emphasis on the properties of materials in industrial process control applications. She has prior affiliation with Alcoa Aluminum as a metallurgist in a rolling mill.
Meredith earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Materials Engineering from Iowa State University with coursework emphasis in metals and ceramics. She is a member of the Iowa State External Advisory Council and active in the Society of Women Engineers. Meredith is also active in her community, serving on the boards of several area civic organizations; she especially enjoys the opportunity to demonstrate engineering concepts to children. Her spare time is spent with her spouse and their three children.
Bell is in her 1st term on the EAC, which ends in 2016.