CEO and Founder | Sweet Livity
Diana Marie Lee (she/they) has worked for the past 28 years to strengthen the leadership and systems capacity of businesses, government agencies and philanthropic institutions to define and achieve their goals. Diana co-leads Sweet Livity, a certified B Corp since 2012. As Founding CEO and Alchemist, Diana’s work through Sweet Livity focuses on improving the effectiveness and sustainability of individuals and organizations that serve vulnerable communities, e.g., immigrants, refugees, youth, elders, labor activists, farmers, poor and low income, people of color and children and adults with special health care needs. Diana is an intuitive coach who understands how to support leaders to work in diverse cultural contexts so that everyone, regardless of identity and background, can fully engage in the organizational or community work with their whole, authentic self. Diana serves in many community capacities, including Co-Lead of Standing in Our Power; Resource & Communications Chair of the Highlander Research & Education Center Board of Directors; and, mentor to emerging and developing entrepreneurs of color with a focus on cooperative capital raising and cooperative development focused on social, economic and racial justice.