Vice President & Senior Associate


Dianne Downey is a Vice President and Senior Associate with Diversified Search in the Healthcare Practice. A seasoned executive search consultant, Ms. Downey has been with the company for over twenty years and works primarily in healthcare and higher education. She has worked on numerous senior executive searches including President and Chief Executive Officer searches, Chief Operating Officer searches, Chief Financial Officer searches, Chief Human Resources searches, and Chief Physician Executive searches. Clients she has represented include Ascension Health, Dignity Health, Independence Blue Cross, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, AmeriHealth Caritas, Devereux, Georgetown University, and Tulane University. She has had extensive experience in developing and executing search strategies, sourcing and screening candidates, referencing, and facilitating the search process.

Ms. Downey joined Diversified Search in 1993, bringing over 10 years of recruiting experience to Diversified. She began her recruiting career at The Art Institute of Pittsburgh and then gained experience in the information technology industry as a recruiter for EDP Contract Services. Prior to joining Diversified Search, she worked in human resources for Systems and Computer Technology Corporation (SCT).


BS, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio

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