Diana Petrochelli is an interculturalist, permaculturist and corporate responsibility consultant. Her abilities are based on extensive post-graduate studies of human behavior and communication. They were also gained through firsthand, in-depth experience of a variety of cultures during her travels, when she lived and worked throughout the U.S., Latin America, Australia, New Zealand, the South Pacific and Africa. This experience enables her to foster understanding between people from diverse cultures, backgrounds and economic interests.
Diana’s earlier company, WORLD BRIDGE GROUP – PUENTE AL MUNDO, specialized in intercultural relations worldwide for a number of years. Diana, who is fluent in Spanish, graduated in Córdoba, Argentina, earning a B.A. degree in Education. She is licensed to deliver Berlitz Cultural Consulting programs. She earned certification as a “Permaculture Designer” from the Permaculture Institute – USA and completed her post-graduate training in Advanced Permaculture with David Holmgren at the Argentinean Institute of Permaculture. She also was a consulting expert for the book, “Attracting Perfect Customers – The Power of Synchronicity,” authored by Stacey Hall and Jan Brogniez.
Also a public speaker, Diana’s latest engagements were as guest on Living Smart’s Houston PBS Channel 8, where she discussed individual and corporate responsibility in creating a sustainable planet through Permaculture and other environmentally friendly systems. In Argentina, she leads a monthly educational public meeting, “Citizens Who Would Like to Remember their Love for Nature,” which is broadcast by the area’s local TV station.