The American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois is proud to announce that Diane Earll has joined its board of directors.
Diane is chief human resources officer of USG Corporation. In this role, she leads USG’s human resources strategy, which includes talent management, leadership development and compensation and benefits, and is also responsible for corporate communications, customer service, marketing and environmental, health & safety functions. During her 27-year tenure with the company, Diane has held various leadership positions, including vice president of national accounts and director of customer service.
“Diane is passionate about giving back to her community, and her tenured leadership at USG and within the Chicagoland area will be invaluable to the American Red Cross,” said Celena Roldán, chief executive officer of the American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois. “We’re excited to welcome her as a member of our board.”
Diane holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Northern Illinois University.
The volunteer board includes more than 30 civic and corporate leaders from a range of professional backgrounds for the region that serves 9.5 million people in 21 counties in northern Illinois. The board is led by Chairperson Ted Dysart of Heidrick & Struggles. A full list of members is located at redcross.org/local/illinois/chicago-and-northern illinois/about-us/leadership.
About the American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois:
The American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois serves 9.5 million people in 21 counties including Boone, Bureau, Carroll, Cook, DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Jo Daviess, LaSalle, Lake, Lee, McHenry, Ogle, Putnam, Stephenson, Whiteside, Will and Winnebago. The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit us at redcross.org/il/chicago or visit us on Twitter @ChicagoRedCross.