Dianne Downey

Vice President and Senior Associate

Dianne Downey is a Vice President and Senior Associate with Diversified Search. A seasoned executive search consultant, Downey has been with the firm for over 20 years and works primarily in the Healthcare Services Practice, in both the provider and payer sectors. She has worked on numerous senior executive searches, including those for: president and CEO, COO, CFO, chief human resources officer, and chief physician executive. Clients she has represented include Ascension Health, SSM Health, Geisinger, Independence Blue Cross, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, AmeriHealth Caritas, and Devereux. She has extensive experience in developing and executing search strategies, sourcing and screening candidates, referencing, and facilitating the search process.

Downey joined Diversified Search in 1993, bringing over 10 years of recruiting experience to the firm. 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).