Chief Strategy Officer
Diana Judovits is a respected and accomplished professional, a reputation she has earned through a career fueled by passion and a strong commitment to excellence and creativity. She joins EMPOWER360 as the Chief Strategy Officer and Founding Director, after having held a variety of positions in businesses and non-profits affecting change through politics, media, education and science.
Diana has consulted with a roster of impressive clients through her business, Emerge CXO. She served as Associate Vice President for the American Technion Society – procuring funds for an elite science and technology university, the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. She joined ATS after twelve years as Deputy Director for the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), Southern Pacific Region. Diana also worked at strategic communications agency, Rogers & Associates where she managed the agency’s entertainment industry activities on behalf of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy’s National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign. Diana spent several years at Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation, a non-profit organization founded by Steven Spielberg to interview Holocaust survivors and witnesses throughout the world. As the granddaughter of 4 Holocaust Survivors, Diana was destined for a career dedicated to making the world a better place.
Diana is a native of Los Angeles. She has produced several short films designed to tell stories of impact. And in 2004, she produced the critically acclaimed one-woman play “From Bonkers to Botox,” a comedy about suicide. “Bonkers” went on to appear at the HBO Comedy Festival and resulted in a series development deal at NBC.
Her passion for advocacy in healthcare began when her grandmother was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. It was codified when her late husband underwent treatment for malignant Melanoma, including 7 brain surgeries.
Diana holds a Bachelor's degree from California State University, Northridge, in Radio, Television & Film. She lives in Westlake Village, California with her husband and their two beautiful daughters.