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Diane Elizabeth Henrikson Russell

Diane Elizabeth Henrikson Russell, American career counselor.


Russell, Diane Elizabeth Henrikson was born on July 18, 1952 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Arthur Allen and Lois Elizabeth (Wessling) H.


Bachelor in Spanish, University Illinois, 1974. Master of Arts in Counselor Education, University South Florida, 1996.


Employment counselor Crown Personnel Inc., Mount Prospect, Illinois, 1974-1975. Bilingual teacher's aide School District #21, Wheeling, 1975. Secretary, assistant registrar Yale University, New Haven, 1975-1977.

Assistant to personnel director, personnel coordinator Housing Authority New Haven, 1977-1979. Benefits specialist Professional Pensions Incorporated, New York Haven, 1980-1981, Chloride Inc., Tampa, Florida, 1981-1983. Personnel technician II human resources department University South Florida, 1984-1986, personnel technician III, personnel services specialist, 1986-1990, coordinator human resources department, 1990-1996, career specialist Career Center, 1996—2002, since 2004, counselor, advisor honors college, 2002—2004.


Member choirs St. Mark United Church, Valrico, Florida, 1987-1999, 2003-2005, director Caregivers, 2001-2003. Member chorus University South Florida, 1986-1988, women's chorale, 1993-1995. Member choir 1st Presbyterian Church, Brandon, since 2010.

Member American Association of University Women (treasurer 1976-1978, 80-81), National Association Colleges & Employers, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Lambda Delta, Zeta Tau Alpha Society.


  • Other Interests

    Singing, theater, going to theme parks, travel.


Married Darrell Lee Slider, May 31, 1975 (divorced December 1992). Married Thomas Lee Russell, July 27, 1999.