Director of Human Resources | Associate

Virginia Beach, VA


As director of human resources, Diane Caldwell is responsible for all aspects of the HR function, including benefits, training, recruitment, compensation administration, and legal compliance. She sees human resources as integral to supporting the firm’s vision, focusing on attracting and retaining the best people in an environment of inclusion and creativity.

With certifications from the Human Resources Certification Institute and the Society for Human Resources Management, Diane is passionate about serving and working with people. Beginning her career in accounting, she went on to lead the development of the HR department as the firm grew through the years.

Diane also serves on the Optima Health Customer Advisory Board with selected individuals statewide who represent private business, municipalities, hospitals and provider facilities, physicians and insurance company executives. This group provides ideas and feedback to improve the customer experience with healthcare and insurance. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with friends and family. Gardening and bowling are also on her current list of fun things to do.