Board of Directors
Paragon Gaming LLC
Term 2011 – 2014
As CEO and co-founder of Paragon Gaming, a developer and operator of gaming based properties, Diana Bennett is a second-generation casino operator and one of the most effective and respected executives in the gaming industry today. She has been personally responsible for the management of multiple casino operations and has been licensed in multiple jurisdictions. Diana is recognized as an expert in establishing gaming systems, and served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Casino Data Systems (CDS), where she planned, grew and managed one of the major gaming manufacturers in North America and was licensed in multiple gaming jurisdictions including Missouri.
As President of the Bennett Family Foundation, she supports various youth and women’s organizations throughout the Southern Nevada area such as Three Square Food Bank and Noah’s House at the Shade Tree Women’s Shelter. She was also recognized for her support of the I Have A Dream Foundation in 2009. Diana has been named repeatedly to the Outstanding Women of Nevada since 1994 and in 2007 was named as one of the Top Ten Great Women of Gaming in the US.
Vice President/Special Projects
Southwest Gas Corporation
Term 2013 – 2016
Michael J. Brown
Vice President - Corporate Affairs & Executive Director USA
Term 2012 - 2015
Lincy Professor of Public Health
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Term 2014 - 2017