2022 40 Under 40 Winners


Associate Director, Events & Partnerships

QEII Foundation
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dianna grew the BMO Ride for Cancer peer-to-peer event from 130 participants and $170,000 net raised in its first year (2015) to 1,300 participants and an unprecedented $1.9 million net raised in 2021.

She co-led the Revitalizing Rehab campaign, which became the most accelerated campaign funded in QEII Foundation history, raising $1.8 million net.

She has been a presenter at AHP’s Convene Canada conference, sharing the story of how the BMO Ride for Cancer has become Atlantic Canada’s fastest-growing fundraising event.

Dianna volunteers as an Event Lead for the Bluenose Marathon, Canada’s largest endurance event, which helps drive economic activity and make her community healthier.


Fun Fact:

I got married on NYE at the largest fiddle in the world.


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