Diana MacArthur is the former Chair and CEO of Dynamac Corporation, a science, engineering, and technology company specializing in the areas of environment, health, and safety. She was appointed by President Johnson to the Citizens Advisory Board to the President’s Council on Youth Opportunity, and by President Clinton to the President’s Committee of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST). Diana has served on the Board of Trustees of the Santa Fe Institute and the National Hispanic Cultural Center Foundation, and on the Board of Directors of the University of New Mexico Science & Technology Corporation and the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center.
She also served on the Board of Directors of The Santa Fe Opera for 15 years. She was a member of the Board (Executive Committee) of the Business-Higher Education Forum, the Board of Visitors of the University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, and the Chancellor’s Advisory Council, University System of Maryland. She has been recognized for her extensive career and philanthropy by Who's Who publications in categories such as Finance and Business, Science and Engineering, American Women, and Marquis. Diana joined the LANL Foundation Board in 2003 and served as its President.
In retirement, Diana is undertaking a remarkable effort as principal donor and volunteer project director to build a Center for Educational Excellence in the remote mountains of Pakistan, bringing modernity to a small but economically and strategically important area of the world.