Peter Schmalz '69
Peter Schmalz '69Engineering Technology Manager (retired)
DuPont Crop Protection
Landenberg, Pa.

Peter Schmalz graduated from Valparaiso University in 1969 with a B.S. in mechanical engineering. He earned a M.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Minnesota in 1972. He has worked in a variety of research and development, and human resource and project engineering management positions with the DuPont Company and was the engineering technology manager for the DuPont Crop Protection business until his retirement in 2010. He also serves corporate roles on the Process Control and Information Management Strategy Councils. He is active in a variety of leadership positions in the local church and has served as the chair of the board of directors of the United Methodist Campus Ministry at the University of Delaware. He also previously served on the President’s Advisory Board of Valparaiso University.