Diane Lai

Associate Development Officer

Diane is responsible for supporting the strategy that seeks out and brings new donors to the community foundation.  Working closely with the director of planned giving and senior development officers, she is responsible for supporting all activities related to the analysis, planning, execution, control and evaluation of bequest and life income gifts.

Diane received her bachelors degree in business administration with an emphasis in marketing from San Francisco State University.  Since then she has worked in advertising as well as non-profit donor recruitment.  Most recently, she spent some time volunteering in Thailand with the Warm Heart Foundation working on their microenterprise efforts.

In her spare time, Diane loves to travel around the world with her family and friends.  She also has a passion for dining out and exploring the ever-changing restaurant scene in San Francisco, a city she has always called home.