Dr. Al Ouimet
Dr. Al Oiumet graduated in 1968 from the United States Naval Academy with a degree in Chemistry before attending Naval Post-Graduate school in Monterey, CA where he graduated and received an MBA in Chemistry. He went on to the University of Rhode Island where he earned his Ph.D. in Polymer Chemistry. Later, he became Senior Vice-President for Quality Worldwide Inc. in 1995 before moving on to become the Corporate Technical Director for Warnaco Group Inc. where he was the lead scientist on the team that developed the Fastskin Swimming Suits for Speedo used in the 2000 Olympics.
Ouimet's great uncle was the American born Francis Ouimet who, in 1913, was the first Amateur U.S. Open Champion at the young age of 20 years old. Francis Ouimet is commonly regarded as "the Father of Amateur golf in the U.S."