Seymour and Esther Padnos

Seymour and Esther Padnos

Seymour K. Padnos, CEO and Chairman of the Louis Padnos Iron and Metal Company of Holland, Michigan, the largest recycler of metal, paper, and plastic in western Michigan, and Mrs. Esther R. Padnos have been active proponents of the GVSU engineering program and have influenced the engineering curriculum to have a strong environmental component. One result of their vision and action has been the Padnos School of Engineering’s _Design for Recycling _program that provides recognition to engineers who do the best job of designing products which have a major positive impact on the environment.

Scholarships