Meet Our Board

Meet Our Board

Meet Our Board

Meet Our Board

Dianne Hively


Dianne is the CEO and founder of Hivest Finance, which she founded in 2009 to provide customized and wholistic financial advisory for businesses and high net worth individuals and families. As a business owner, executive, and advisor, she has more than 26 years of financial services and senior management experience. Dianne began her career in public accounting, specializing in the financial services industry, and has held multiple leadership roles for a broker-dealer clearing firm and an investment management firm. In addition, Dianne led her family-owned business Hobson Travel and ultimately sold the company. Dianne has a Master of Science in financial markets from the Stuart School of Business at the Illinois Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Science in accountancy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and is licensed in FINRA Series and property/casualty/life insurance. She is also a certified yoga instructor and dance fitness instructor. She lives in Glenview with her husband and three children.