Diane M. Dietz was appointed a director of Whirlpool Corporation in February 2013. She is a member of the corporate governance and nominating committee and the finance committee of the board of directors.
Dietz is the executive vice president and chief marketing officer of Safeway, Inc., a leading food and drug retailer, a position she has held since joining Safeway in July of 2008.
Prior to her position at Safeway, Inc., Ms. Dietz was employed with Procter and Gamble, where she ran a broad range of brand management and marketing functions across the P&G organization, and held positions of increasing responsibility starting in 1989 until her departure in 2008.
Dietz holds a bachelors degree in marketing and economics from Northern Illinois University.