Diane Wilush is President and CEO of United Cerebral Palsy of Georgia and United Cerebral Palsy of South Carolina, and works the UCP offices in Atlanta, GA. She attended Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton and is a Social Worker by profession.
Prior to her work with UCP, she worked with 14state government in Florida as a social worker and director of community-based social services for individuals living with cerebral palsy and other developmental disabilities and their families, in the late 1970’s and early 80’s. Diane began her career with UCP in 1984 in South Florida, moving to Georgia in 1994 to work with UCP in Atlanta. Diane’s work with UCP has involved designing and implementing community supports and services for children and adults with cerebral palsy and other developmental disabilities.
Over her decades long career in supporting individuals with cerebral palsy and other disabilities, Diane has served on a number of Boards and held voluntary board leadership positions including the early intervention coordinating council in South Florida, Service Providers Association in Georgia and the 501 (c) Trust. In addition, she has been actively engaged with many UCP national committees, including: public policy, affiliate services, and the UCP Regional Administrators Council, as well as the UCP Professional Council, where she serves as Chair.