Ralph Spohn

The Mariners' Museum and Park
Conservation Department Volunteer
Newport News, Virginia
Ralph Spohn holds a PhD Organometallic chemistry. He worked for a major petrochemical company for 28+ years. During this time he was involved in basic and applied research. He holds 10 patents. He developed and ran this company’s research analytical lab for 5 years. He was recognized for his safety skills. He retired as one of two managers of Offsite Processing interfacing with other companies that provided components for products sold nationwide.