Diane Wittenberg

Vice Chair

CA State Park and Recreation Commission

Commissioner, California Parks and Recreation Commission current

State Parks Commissioners are appointed by the Governor. The Commission approves all General Plans for the State Park System, and establishes policy guidance for the Director of State Parks.

California PEV Collaborative, Founding Executive Director July 2010 – Dec. 2012
The California Plug-In Electric Vehicle (PEV) Collaborative is a multi-stakeholder public-private partnership. The goal of the Collaborative is to ensure a strong and enduring transition to a robust plug-in electric vehicle market in California. The Collaborative embodies all key California PEV stakeholders including legislators, state agencies, automakers, utilities, infrastructure providers, environmental organizations, research institutions and others.

The Climate Registry, Founding President January 2007 – July 2010

The Climate Registry is a non-profit collaboration among dozens of U.S., Canadian and Mexican states, provinces, territories and Native Sovereign Nations that sets consistent and transparent standards to calculate, verify and publicly report greenhouse gas emissions into a single voluntary Registry. Many of the Registry’s measurement protocols have been adopted throughout North America as regulatory standards.

The Ca. Climate Action Registry, Founding President June 2002 – Dec 2006
The Ca. Climate Action Registry (CCAR) was a non-profit established by SB 1771 to establish rigorous measurement and inventory protocols for GHG emissions. Hundreds of companies and government entities in California joined this voluntary Registry. CCAR was founded by the state, and was merged into The Climate Registry under California’s leadership.

Edison International, Southern California Edison, Vice President, Corp. Comm, et.al. June 1985 – Sept. 2001

Served in various capacities at the utility and holding company, including Vice President of Corporate Communications for both Edison International and Southern California Edison, and President of Edison EV and Edison Utility Alliances, both Edison International subsidiaries.

• Stanford University, Certificate in Advanced Management, 1995
• University of California, Berkeley, graduate work, 1968 -71
• Monmouth College, BA, 1967

BOARD SERVICE (partial list/past and present)
• Thunderbird School of Global Management, Glendale, Az.
• Partners in Care Foundation, San Fernando, Ca.
• California Women’s Foundation, Los Angeles, Ca.
• Coalition for Clean Air, Los Angeles, Ca.