Darlene is a leader in strategic human resources and corporate communications with diverse experience providing broad solutions to complex organizational challenges. She spent 28 years at ALZA Corporation before retiring to focus on nonprofit activities. In 2003, Darlene co-founded The Missing Peace Project. She presently serves on several boards including The Committee of 100 for Tibet, Kreddha International, and is Executive Director of The Dalai Lama Foundation. She is based in Palo Alto, California.