Diana Ostroff Named to City & State’s Women Power 100 List

In November 13, 2018

Managing Director Diana Ostroff has been named to City & State’s Women Power 100 list which recognizes women who are key figures in the world of New York politics and government.

“Diana Ostroff is the managing director of Ostroff Associates, one of the top-ranked lobbying firms in New York. The firm is a major player in a number of key industries, including technology, finance, transportation and energy, with a clientele that includes FedEx Corp. and Walmart Inc. Ostroff has a long track record in government affairs, having previously worked for The Business Council of New York State, National Federation of Independent Business and the Life Insurance Council of New York.” — City & State 

Diana joined Ostroff Associates in 2011 and has 25 years of experience representing the private sector.  Her background has led her to develop a broad range of knowledge and expertise on a vast number of issues impacting the business community.  She is a passionate advocate for her clients and brings energy, enthusiasm, professionalism and integrity to each issue she works on.

Prior to joining Ostroff Associates, Diana served as Vice President of Advocacy and Communications for one of New York’s largest regional Chamber of Commerce, where she established and managed all State and Federal advocacy efforts.  She served as Assistant Vice President of the Life Insurance Council of New York State, Inc. (LICONY), representing insurers that together provide the vast majority of life, disability, and long term care insurance and annuity benefits in the state. She  also served as Assistant State Director of the National Federation of Independent Business.

Diana began her career as a lobbyist for The Business Council of New York State, Inc., where she managed all aspects of New York State legislative and regulatory initiatives addressing Consumer Products & Services, E-Commerce/Privacy issues, Contract Procurement, Financial Services, Contract Procurement, and Insurance for the clients of The Business Council.

Throughout her career, Diana has developed, coordinated and implemented affirmative and defensive policy positions and lobbying activities in response to legislative, regulatory and executive actions on behalf of some of the most well respected corporations in the world.  She has worked on a range of state and federal issues always with a goal on improving the business climate and enhancing the economic vitality of the state.

Diana currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Center for Economic Growth (CEG), the Executive Advisory Board for Siena College’s School of Business, the Board of Directors of Living Resources.

Diana received her MBA from the College of Saint Rose and her Bachelor degree in Marketing Management from Siena College.  She resides in Loudonville with her husband and two sons.