Diane Hill leads the Partnership’s work to strengthen Congress, teaming with the House Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress and providing organization, support and leadership for a coalition of 40+ civil society organizations who are aligned in the mission to make Congress more effective. Over the span of ten years, she worked for two U.S. Representatives and one Senator. She primarily covered appropriations in addition to managing environmental, Native American and rural health issues. She started her career as a Presidential Management Fellow at the Department of Housing and Urban Development and worked at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Diane’s favorite public servant is former Nebraska Senator Bob Kerrey because of his clear vision, care for the people of Nebraska and honesty in conveying where he stood on issues and why.