In addition to her work in the US market, Ottusch has spent extensive time traveling to Europe, Asia and South America to get a truly global perspective of consumers’ fabric care needs. Prior to joining Whirlpool, Ottusch worked in many home economics-related occupations, including teaching, demonstrating and sales. She has taught classes in cooking and adult education. With both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in education, Ottusch is ideally suited to teach others about fabric care.
Home Economist / Fabric Care Specialist
January 13, 2007 by
Lucinda Ottusch is a senior home economist and fabric care specialist for the Whirlpool Institute of Fabric Science. Ottusch has spent more than a decade researching the washing and drying process to determine the most effective ways to care for clothes.