Dovetail Partners Welcomes Michele Whyle of 3M as New Board Member


Whyle brings expertise in business sustainability, environmental engineering and regulatory compliance


(Minneapolis, MN) - Dovetail Partners, a Minneapolis-based environmental think tank, is pleased to announce the recent addition of Michele Whyle to its Board of Directors. Ms. Whyle works for 3M and brings extensive knowledge and experience in business sustainability, environmental engineering and regulatory compliance.


"We are thrilled and honored to have Michele join Dovetail's Board of Directors and believe she will serve as a strong addition to our core team," says Kathryn Fernholz, Dovetail's Executive Director.


Michele Whyle currently serves as Global Head of Sustainability & Quality at 3M where she is responsible for developing and executing business sustainability and quality strategy, engaging and developing relationships with key stakeholders and customers, and driving global integration of sustainability into business processes.


Michele has worked with 3M for 21 years and has been a long-time leader in sustainability & operations throughout her career. Key accomplishments include developing more sustainable adhesive technology for the company, which eliminated the need for both solvent and water in the manufacturing process. She has led efforts to develop environmental and safety management processes in 3M's manufacturing sites and has worked for years in the regulatory compliance area of 3M businesses where she is responsible for global regulatory affairs. Michele has also been involved in developing corporate policy and processes around environmental marketing and claims, ethical sourcing and human rights protection.



About 3M
3M is a global science-based innovations company that serves customers through five business groups, which increase speed and efficiency by sharing technological, manufacturing, marketing and other resources. The five business groups include consumer, electronics and energy, health care, industrial, and safety and graphics. 3M produces thousands of products that aid an array of diverse markets.