Diane is a skilled Human Resource professional and consultant with over 20 years of experience. She brings a wealth of knowledge from working with leading organizations in various industries including hospitality, finance, retail and transportation. Prior to joining SmartBank, she served as Vice President – Employee Relations, Talent Management and Recruiting of Gaylord Entertainment Corporation, where she focused on developing and managing cooperative team environments while exceeding performance benchmarks. Diane attended Georgia State University where she majored in Psychology. Diane is a member of the Society of Human Resources Management and is a past member of the Advisory Board at Trevecca College in Nashville, Tennessee.