Helen Petrauskas

September 2000
Automotive News;9/11/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5893, p40W
Trade Publication
Profiles Helen Petrauskas, vice president of environmental and safety engineering in Ford Motor Co. in the North America. Educational background; Account of Petrauskas' first automotive job; Career highlights.


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