Diane Nelson

Senior Consultant

As a non-profit industry veteran, Diane most recently served as the Chief Services Officer for Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO), a 28,000+ global peer community of chief executives that generate US$9 trillion and employ more than 22 million people in 130 countries. Prior to YPO, Diane served as the Chief Membership Officer of ISACA, a global membership and certification organization that grew their support for 145,000 professionals in 180 countries with four certifications and education that span several roles in assurance, governance, risk and information security.


Her extensive background in varying industries, geographies and business disciplines has helped her develop important leadership lessons and collaboration skills that has led her to success. Diane has also formerly served as the Executive Director for the American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai, as well as leadership roles for Children’s Health System (Children’s Hospital of WI) and Marquette University. She holds a Bachelors Degree from the University of Wisconsin and has previously served as Chairwoman for the Industry Executives Council for Associated Luxury Hotels International.