Diana Noel Chief Development Officer Foundation for State Legislatures Read Bio Email Diana Noel Chief Development Officer Foundation for State Legislatures Email Diana Noel is the chief development officer of the NCSL Foundation for State Legislatures. She has over 20 years of experience working with state and federal policymakers encouraging strategic collaboration and building relationships. Before coming to NCSL as Vice President of Research and Policy in 2022, Diana worked in government affairs for AARP for nearly a decade and was a member of NCSL's Foundation including time as a member of the Foundation Board. She also worked in the NCSL Washington, D.C. office for a number of years focusing on workforce and health issues. Diana earned her Master of Public Administration degree from Bowie State University and Bachelor of Arts in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland at College Park.