Diane Harms is Protein Industries Canada’s Program Specialist – Alberta.
Diane is the Program Specialist in Alberta, where she works with PIC members to help develop project proposals, provide program guidance, and manage and evaluate ongoing projects. Diane’s strong skills in science communication, marketing and fundraising allowed Diane to help companies and researchers raise over $57 million dollars in capital and operational investments over the last 16 years. After working as a consultant while farming with her husband, she took on a leadership role with Lakeland College to help them to build their research enterprise. Diane is a long-time champion of Startup Lloydminster, a business incubator helping companies navigate start-up and growth challenges and currently serves as their past Board Chair.