Chief Human Resource Officer
Diana Prieto serves as the Associate Vice President for Human Capital. Under her leadership are the Office of Equal Opportunity, Human Resources and Training and Organizational Development. Her goals are to create efficiencies and gain effectiveness in the operations of systems that impact employees, and to assist CSU in attracting and retaining talented faculty and staff. Ms. Prieto’s career in higher education began in equity offices, serving since July 2010 as the Director of the Office of Equal Opportunity at Colorado State University and before that as the Director of the Office of Institutional Equity at Purdue University. Ms. Prieto obtained her law degree from the Tulane University School of Law and her undergraduate degree in Economics and Spanish Literature from Smith College. Her passion, reflected in her career choice, is equity and fairness.