Carole Fisher, president and CEO of Nathan Adelson Hospice, today announced that Diane Fearon has joined the nonprofit hospice as Vice President for Philanthropy and Strategic Partnerships. 

In her role, Fearon will direct external marketing efforts, referral development, and census-building activities as well as design a comprehensive fundraising strategy.  She will provide strategic guidance to the hospice and the business development teams, and cultivate relationships with key community leaders to promote the hospice and its services.

Prior to her position with Nathan Adelson Hospice, she worked as the Admissions and Transitions Optimization program director at HealthInsight Nevada. In addition, she served as CEO of Communities In Schools of Nevada from 2013 until 2016 and also spent 25 years in commercial banking.

Fearon graduated in 2001 from Pacific Coast Banking School, which is a Masters-degree level program in partnership with the Graduate School of Business at the University of Washington. 

When she is not at work, Fearon makes community involvement a priority. She currently commits her time to the Nevada Commission for Women. She has served as the vice chair of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority's Host Committee as well as the vice chair of Habitat for Humanity. Fearon has been a member of the Nevada Public Radio Investment Committee, the Shade Tree Endowment Board, and the Leadership Las Vegas Program.