Elaine Dianko is the Director, Internal Audit at WorkSafeBC. She is a seasoned risk management, controls, and governance professional with 20 years of internal audit and 5 years of external audit experience in public and private sector industries. She also has 8 years of finance and operations experience. Elaine transformed an internal audit function from a traditional compliance-based to a proactive, risk-based, value-driven practice.
Elaine served several roles on the IIA Vancouver Chapter since 2002, including President (2012 – 2014), Governor (2014-2016). She was the Registration co-chair for the 2010 IIA Canada National Conference and Volunteer Co-Chair for the 2015 IIA International Conference. and member of the IIA Nominating Committee (2013 and 2016). WorkSafeBC received the IIA Canada inaugural 2015 Mastering Risk Award for Risk Management and Internal Audit in the Public Sector.