Meet Susan Knowlton

Susan works on Plenish, a healthier soybean oil that doesn’t sacrifice taste thanks to biotechnology. She is also passionate about using biotechnology to help address consumer concerns.

Susan works on Plenish®, a healthier soybean oil that doesn't sacrifice taste, thanks to biotechnology. She is also passionate about using biotechnology to help address consumer concerns.

Susan Knowlton is a Senior Research Manager with DuPont, and a founding member and technical lead of the DuPont Healthy Oils venture team. She has more than 25 years of experience in the field of Agricultural Biotechnology. She has over 20 published articles in scientific journals and is an inventor on five patents. For the past 20 years, Susan has managed various research functions within the soy quality traits group, which seeks to tailor crop compositions to improve the nutrition and functionality of food ingredients for consumer and food manufacturers.