People: Monsanto Co (MON.N)
Dr. David L. Chicoine, Ph.D. is an Independent Director of Monsanto Company. He is Professor, Department of Economics, South Dakota State University, a land grant research institution, since 2007; President, South Dakota State University, 2007-2016; Vice President for Technology and Economic Development, University of Illinois, 2001-2006. Dr. Chicoine is an economist and an educator whose career has included key roles at public universities. As an expert in agricultural economics, he has a deep understanding of the economic factors that shape our industry on a national and global basis, which is helpful to our board as it considers our long-range plans and annual budgets, and financial risks facing the industry. As president of a large university, his responsibilities included executive management, public policy development and research support, including technology commercialization. This experience supported his ability to provide financial and strategic planning perspectives in his board service, and enhanced his contributions on our science and technology committee, as it oversees our research pipeline, and our sustainability and corporate responsibility committee, as it oversees public policy matters.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||122,500|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||122,528|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||5,000|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||250,028|