Diana Anderson Member of the Board of Governors

Diana Anderson has been active in the Jewish world since 2005.  Her passion for Israel is a full time volunteer job.  The mission of Diana’s Kesher Foundation is to build the connection (kesher in Hebrew) with her local Colorado community and Israel.  Diana serves on the Board of Directors of JEWISHcolorado, formerly known as the Allied Jewish Federation. She chairs its Israel Engagement Committee and sits on its Grant Making Committee.  Her Kesher Foundation is the lead funder of both the Community Shaliach and Shinshinim programs in Denver.

Diana is on the National Council of AIPAC as well as AIPAC’s local Executive committee.  She is also on the Board of ADL and has been nominated for Associate National Commissioner. Outside of the Jewish community, Diana serves on Denver Academy’s School Board.

Diana is an alum of the ShalomHartman Institute for community leaders.

Diana grew up in Denver, Colorado. She has a BA in Economics from Claremont Mckenna College and studied at Boston College in Israel for a Masters of Science in Business.  She lived, worked, and raised four children in Israel from 1981-2005. She speaks fluent Hebrew and English.  Both her sons and daughter-in-law served in the IDF and currently live in Israel. 

She served as a Committee Member since June 2014. on June 2015 she was elected as a Member of the Board.