Diane joined Acknowledge Alliance in February 2013 with an extensive background in finance, accounting, strategic planning, and marketing in the high-tech industry, health industry, and non-profit sector. She spent 15 years at Hewlett Packard in high-level management positions in both accounting and product marketing, and 5 years at Agile Software Company as product marketing manager launching a new hosting service. Prior to joining Acknowledge Alliance, Diane served as VP of Finance and acting board treasurer for John Stott Ministries. Diane also works as Vice President of Finance for FirstPoint Health, a start-up company in the health services sector. She holds an MBA from Santa Clara University with an emphasis in accounting and a BS from San Jose State University in business with an emphasis in marketing.