Yvette Hollingsworth Clark


Yvette Hollingsworth Clark serves as a member of the Board of Directors for Diligent.

Yvette is an expert in corporate governance, risk management, compliance and regulatory agency relationship management. She brings an unparalleled level of experience and insight from having served in leadership roles across the financial services industry.

Yvette launched her career with the Federal Reserve System followed by corporate leadership roles with Citigroup, Barclays and most recently Wells Fargo, as executive vice president and regulatory innovation officer as well as chief compliance officer.

Hallmarks of Yvette’s success are driving innovation and managing the complexities of highly regulated organizations. She has guided financial institutions with operational turnaround, enterprise framework restructuring and digital transformation helping them navigate risk and adapt to ever-evolving regulatory environments.

Yvette shares her acumen with other boards, including Air Lease Corporation, Golden Gate University and the International Women’s Forum Northern California. She serves on the Advisory Council for Alliance for Innovative Regulation and is also a member of The Executive Leadership Council and The Links, Incorporated.

Yvette holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from SUNY Polytechnic Institute and an MBA from Syracuse University.

Leaders at Diligent

Brian Stafford

Chief Executive Officer

Lisa Edwards

Chief Operating Officer

Amanda Carty 

Chief Marketing Officer

Michael Stanton

Chief Financial Officer

Avigail Dadone

Chief People Officer

Ken Surdan

Chief Product Officer

Dan Zitting

Managing Director & CEO, Galvanize

Dyke Debrie

Managing Director, Steele Compliance

Henry Jiang

Chief Information Security Officer

Liam Healy

SVP & Managing Director, International

MarKeith Allen

SVP & Managing Director, Mission Driven 

Nick Flynn

SVP & Managing Director, Americas

Our Board

Brian Stafford

Adam Berger

Betsy Atkins

Behdad Eghbali

Yvette Hollingsworth Clark

Deven Parekh

James Pade