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Dr. Nance K. Dicciani Audit Committee, Member
Compensation Committee, Member


Dr Nance K Dicciani

Dr. Nance Dicciani was President & Chief Executive Officer of Honeywell Specialty Materials, a strategic business group of Honeywell International, Inc., from 2001 until her retirement in 2008.  Dr. Dicciani joined Honeywell from Rohm and Haas Company where she was Senior Vice President and Business Group Executive of Chemical Specialties and Director of the European Region.  In this role she was responsible for business strategy and worldwide operations of five business units and for operations and infrastructure in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.  Previously, she served as Rohm and Haas’ Vice President, General Manager of the Petroleum Chemicals division and headed the company’s worldwide Monomers business.

In 2006, President George W. Bush appointed Dr. Dicciani to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology.  She has served on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the American Chemistry Council and chaired its Research Committee.  She currently serves on the Board of Directors of AgroFresh Solutions, Inc., where she is non-executive Chair and a member of the Compensation Committee.  Dr. Dicciani is also a member of the Board of Directors of Halliburton Company, where she sits on the Audit Committee and is the Chairperson of the Health, Safety and Environment Committee, and LyondellBasell Industries, where she is a member of the Finance Committee and Chairperson of the Compensation Committee.

Dr. Dicciani served as a director of Praxair, Inc. from 2008 until 2018 and was the Chairperson of the Technology, Safety and Sustainability Committee.  She has also served on the Board of Directors of Rockwood Holdings, Inc., where she was the Lead Director, a member of the Compensation Committee and was the Chairperson of the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee.

Dr. Dicciani is the Co-Chair of the Advisory Board of the Governance Institute of Drexel University, and has served on the Board of Trustees of Villanova University, both in Philadelphia, USA.