Director

  • Director since 2010
  • Chair of Corporate Governance Committee
  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons), Bachelor of Arts, AICD Diploma

A lifelong and passionate Geelong Football Club member, Diana was born and raised in Geelong.

Diana is a qualified lawyer, company director and consultant. She also has almost 20 years of AFL, State and Community Football administration experience with her previous roles including President of the Western Region Football League, Victorian Football League Tribunal member, Victorian Football League Appeal Board Member and AFL Victoria Fair Game: Respect Matters Chairperson.

For 7 years, Diana was the Executive Director and General Counsel of Geelong based consultancy business the CT Management Group, and in 2016 was awarded the Telstra Business Woman of the Year Award for Victoria (Corporate & Private). Diana had previously worked as a senior lawyer at multiple firms and businesses including Clayton Utz, Freehills and as in-house counsel at Aviva Australia.

Diana now runs her own consultancy business, Diana Taylor Consulting, and on a part-time basis is Netball Australia’s General Counsel. She is also Chair of Anam Cara House Geelong and is a Board Member on the Geelong Authority and the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Trust.