Jeanetta Darno serves as Chief Diversity Officer at UC Health.
In this role, Darno leads efforts to advance the health system’s culture of inclusion, the development of behaviors that embrace diversity and inclusion at all levels, and the promotion of the system’s external reputation as a great place to work.
Darno brings more than 20 years of experience in leading diversity, inclusion, and human resources, most recently serving as vice president and global chief diversity and inclusion officer for Abercrombie & Fitch Co. Since 2000, she has also held director-level and above positions with Huntington National Bank, Nationwide Insurance, Cardinal Health, Stanley Works, and H-E-B Grocery Co.
Darno is also a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces, having served as a captain in the U.S. Army from 1986 to 1993. She received numerous awards and accommodations for outstanding performance and service, including for leading logistics movement control teams during Operation Desert Storm.
Darno holds a Bachelor’s degree from Jackson State University, a Master’s degree in Human Resources from the University of Central Texas, a Master of Business Administration from The Ohio State University.