Diane brings brand management, strategy and marketing expertise to leading consumer products and technology companies as well as the nonprofit sector. During her career, Diane has developed results-driven Branding, Marketing and New Product initiatives for Procter & Gamble, Dell Computer, Open Energy Corporation, Del Monte Foods, Hunt-Wesson, Weight Watchers Frozen Foods, and Ernst & Young. She worked directly with the CEO of Procter & Gamble to create the company's first internal communications program. Within the nonprofit sector, Diane serves on the board of Bike Utah.
She has also served as Chair of the Environment Working Group at The San Diego Foundation, Outreach and Education Chair of CleanTECH San Diego and Vice-Chair of Equinox Center, an organization focused on land use, transportation, energy and water. Other leadership positions include: Interim Executive Director and Vice Chair of San Diego Social Venture Partners, Board Member of Second Chance, and President of the Cleveland Ballet Council. Diane is an alumnus of the University of Southern California, with a Masters in Business Administration and B.A. degree in Psychology.