Diane is a GHD Principal in the San Francisco Bay Area. After beginning her engineering career with Shell Oil Products, she has spent 34 years in engineering, environmental compliance, and remediation for the oil and gas industry. She is a registered professional engineer (civil) in seven US states. She grew her role as a client manager of just a handful of small projects to managing a team of up to 70 technical staff with annual revenue in excess of $30 million USD. In addition to technical and client management roles, Diane has held leadership positions as CEO of her predecessor company, as a member of CRA's Executive Committee prior to merger with GHD, and on GHD's Board of Directors. As a woman in various leadership positions throughout her career, she is dedicated to paving the road for women rising through the ranks at GHD and to being a role model and sponsor for the next generation of female leaders.