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chemical company executive

Karen Anne Twitchell was American chemical company executive. director The Feminist Press of City University of New York, New York City, since 1984; director, treasurer Planned Parenthoood of Houston and Southeast Texas; Member of Houston Business Forum, Harvard University Business School (Houston), Professional Women's Breakfast.

Background

Twitchell, Karen Anne was born on September 27, 1955 in Smyrna, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Tollyn Jules and Anne Tudor (Stinson) Twitchell.

Education

Bachelor in Economics, Wellesley College, 1977. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1982.

Career

Budget analyst, finance department Massachusetts Department Public Welfare, Boston, 1976-1977. Analyst, corporation finance department Merril Lynch, Pierce Fenner & Smith, Incorporated, New York York City, 1977-1978. Analyst The First Boston Corporation, 1978-1980, associate in corporation finance, 1982-1984, Houston, 1984-1988.

Manager corporation planning and development Southdown, Inc., 1988-1989, vice president, treasurer, 1989—1995, Kaiser Aluminum Company, 1996—2000, LyondellBased Industries, 2001—2009. Board directors Kraton Polymers, since 2009, KMG Chemicals, Inc., since 2010.

Membership

Director The Feminist Press of City University of New York, New York City, since 1984. Director, treasurer Planned Parenthoood of Houston and Southeast Texas. Member of Houston Business Forum, Harvard University Business School (Houston), Professional Women's Breakfast.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Piano, travel.

Connections

Married Kirk Edward Heyne, November 1, 1986.

father:
Tollyn Jules Twitchell

mother:
Anne Tudor (Stinson) Twitchell

spouse:
Kirk Edward Heyne