Diane Kaplan is a founding member of the USA Board and serves as Treasurer. She is the President of Rasmuson Foundation, based in Anchorage, Alaska.
Previously, Ms. Kaplan's consulting company provided management and government relations services to philanthropic organizations, Native corporations and tribes, and nonprofit organizations. Prior to that, she served 11 years as President and CEO of Alaska's 28-station public radio network. Ms. Kaplan earned a degree in communications and women's studies from the University of Pennsylvania, Ms. Kaplan is past vice-chair of the Council on Foundations board of directors and currently serves on the Public Policy Committee, She also serves on the board of the Alaska Community Foundation, the ArtPlace Presidents Council, and as Vice Chair of the Alaska Children's Trust. She sits on Advisory Boards for University of Alaska Honors College, Philanthropy Northwest, and the National Center for Family Philanthropy Issues Advisory Committee.