KENNETH G. RILEY

Vice President - Business Development (Retired)
ARCO Products Company
San Marino, California

BS ChE 1956, MSM
Professional Degree ChE 1973, UMR

Ken began his career at ARCO in 1956, after earning his degree from MSM. His positions rose from engineering to upper level management as his path took him and his family to assignments in Brussels, Belgium, the OPEC Countries, and Caracas, Venezuela. His most recent years with ARCO were spent as Vice President of Business Development in the Los Angeles/San Marino area, where he has been active in civic organizations such as the California Chamber of Commerce and the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Ken currently heads up his own Petroleum Consulting firm in San Marino. He has been a member of the Alumni Association's Board of Directors. The Riley Family Scholarship Fund has been established to help chemical engineering students. He and his wife Erika have been members of OGS since 1996 and reside in San Marino, California. Ken was inducted into the Academy in 1996.