CEO The Local Crowd, LLC
Diane Wolverton is the CEO and co-founder of The Local Crowd, LLC—a crowdfunding platform for local, rural communities. She has worked in business and community development for 25 years, 16 of which she spent as State Director of the Wyoming Small Business Development Center. There she worked on a statewide and national basis to support the education and success of entrepreneurs and small business owners. She served on the board of the national Association of Small Business Centers, with two terms as national chair. She testified before the US House and Senate Small Business Committees. She is currently on the board and past president of the Wyoming Women’s Business Center. Following her tenure at the SBDC, Diane was Executive Director of the Wyoming Smart Capital Network, a $13 million capital fund for Wyoming small businesses. She holds BA, MA and D.Min. degrees.