REV. DIANE JOHNSON, PhD, has been working with social sector organizations, national initiatives, municipalities and foundations focused on social change for almost thirty years, serving a wide array of clients engaged in organizational and institutional transformation. Dr. Johnson has trained, consulted and coached over 8,125 individuals and groups on cross-sector collaboration; community development; faith-based partnerships; cultural capacity, diversity and inclusion; and the intersection of spirituality, contemplative practice and social change. Her scholarly credentials include a Ph.D. – Tufts University, a M.Div. – Graduate Theological Union, an M.A. in Nonprofit Management – The New School, and a B.A. in Communications – University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Johnson was recently ordained within the United Church of Christ.