Diana Aviv is Chief Executive Officer of Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization and third largest U.S. charity according to Forbes. Diana is a frequent speaker on trends in and key issues for the nonprofit sector. She has testified before Congress and has been featured in media outlets such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, NPR, and MSNBC.com. Diana also served as president and CEO of Independent Sector and as executive director of the Panel on the Nonprofit Sector, convened by Independent Sector at the encouragement of the leadership of the Senate Finance Committee. In December 2010, President Obama appointed Diana to the White House Council for Community Solutions that mobilizes citizens, nonprofits, businesses, and government to solve community needs.
The Clinton School Speaker Series not only enhances the education of Clinton School students, but also provides a venue for the public to engage in intellectual discussions on the issues of the day.