Diane Dye Hansen helps organizations and leaders create more opportunity from a challenge or crisis than would have existed without it. She created Critical Opportunity Theory during her Masters program at the University of Southern California, Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism.
She combines this with more than 20 years of experience guiding organizations through business and communication strategy. Her stand-out ideas have helped organizations in publishing (The Press-Enterprise), advertising (RB Marketing Communications), entertainment (FUNimation Entertainment, Divine Spirit Network), amusement (iT’Z Entertainment), gaming (Konami Digital Entertainment), personal development (Live Out Loud, Halle Eavelyn Enterprises), startup tech (Chargerback), state government (State of Nevada – Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public and Behavioral Health), local government (City of Carson City – Carson City Library), and healthcare (Vitality Unlimited, Community Health Alliance). Diane is a passionate vision builder who specializes in utilizing the combined powers of questioning and creativity to create opportunity for organizations.
She has a Master of Communication Management from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from California State University at San Bernardino. She holds a High Performance Masters from the High Performance Institute and is a Certified Neurolingustic Programming Coach (8/2018). Outside of the professional realm, she is on the Board of Directors for Proscenium Players, Inc and has been known to appear in community theater productions. She volunteers for Big Brothers Big Sisters, GirlMade, and Advocates to End Domestic Violence. Her column, What Works, appears weekly at CarsonNow.org. She’s also the host of Drive Time – Your Motivational Drive in the Morning which airs on KNVC 95.1 Carson City Community Radio. Diane is sought out by the media as an expert in change management and communication.
Diane has coached over 100 of my clients and I love both the energy and the intention she brings to their growth. She’s not afraid to give tough love, and she is a really terrific coach who can handle herself with any industry.
Diane is very optimistic, enthusiastic and dedicated! Known her and worked with her for many years.
This review is for Diane Dye Hansen. I completed a life coaching from Diane this week and I went from confused and stagnant in my career to focused and determined. Also my direction into my future has become very clear. I highly recommend Diane to anyone who might be struggling with any kind of life change or even if you feel stagnant in the moment. She is extremely motivating. More...
What an amazing, inspirational coach. This is just what I needed to get me back on track with my business. Diane was so helpful and has a great outside perspective. I am so happy I decided to set up coaching to further my business and success. More...