St. Paul, Minn. — April 5
3M has named Marlene M. McGrath senior vice president of human resources (HR). McGrath, 49, has led HR for 3M’s international operations since 2006, most recently as vice president of international operations.
She will report to 3M President and CEO Inge Thulin.
An 18-year 3M employee, McGrath holds a law degree from the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario. Prior to her international assignment, she served as general counsel and executive director of corporate services of 3M Canada and as leader of 3M Canada’s specialty materials, dyneon and filtration products business.
McGrath succeeds Angela S. Lalor, who announced her departure from 3M to pursue opportunities at Danaher Corp.