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Napolione Of Cincinnati Elected To Clarkson University Board Of Trustees
[A photo of Lisa Napolione for newspaper use is available at http://www.clarkson.edu/news/photos/napolione.jpg]
POTSDAM, N.Y. -- Lisa A. Napolione of Cincinnati, Ohio, associate director for Global Haircare Product Development at Procter & Gamble, has been elected to the Clarkson University Board of Trustees.
Napolione, formerly of Olean, N.Y., graduated from Clarkson in 1987 with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering and a concentration in biology. In her current position at P&G, she is responsible for the global leadership of all over-the-counter (OTC) technology as well as the development of the Pantene, Head & Shoulders and Vidal Sassoon franchises. In addition, she is also responsible for P&G Hair Care’s technical public relations, and manages laboratories in Cincinnati; London; Kobe, Japan; and Caracas, Venezuela.
Napolione has held many positions throughout the Research Product Development department -- including process development, formulation, consumer research and technology management – and has held responsibilities across the Beauty Care Business Sector as well.
A member of Clarkson’s Engineering Advisory Board, she also serves as P&G’s executive liaison to Clarkson and as its lead recruiter, successfully bringing dozens of Clarkson graduates to P&G over the past several years. She also works as an admissions volunteer and is currently working to establish the Greater Cincinnati area as a targeted admissions region for Clarkson. Napolione is also actively involved on the board of St. Ursula Villa School in Cincinnati and with P&G’s campaign efforts on behalf of the United Way.
Lisa Napolione resides in Cincinnati with her husband, David Johnson.
Clarkson University is an independent institution located in northern New York, in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. The University has 2,877 graduate and undergraduate students enrolled in programs in its schools of Business, Engineering, Liberal Arts, and Science, and its Interdisciplinary Engineering and Management program.