In 2007, Dian D. Ogilvie was appointed senior vice president and secretary of Toyota Motor North America Inc., the holding company for Toyota’s North American sales, engineering, and manufacturing operating units. Her responsibilities include administration, corporate communications, industry and government affairs, planning and research, environmental affairs, and diversity. She is currently a member of the nine-person North American Executive Committee.
Prior to her role at Toyota Motor North America, Ogilvie served as general counsel and chief environmental officer for Toyota Motor Sales USA, Toyota’s sales headquarters in Torrance, California. She also served on the seven-member TMS executive committee.
Before joining Toyota in 1985, Ogilvie worked as an attorney handling corporate litigation at the law firm of O’Melveny & Myers in Los Angeles and as a law clerk for U.S. District Court Judge William Matthew Byrne Jr.
Ogilvie sits on the boards of the Toyota USA Foundation and the National Council for Science and the Environment and was recognized as one of the 100 Leading Women in the Automotive Industry by Automotive News in 2000, 2005, and 2010. Ogilvie has a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Riverside, a master’s from the University of Arizona, and a juris doctor from UCLA.
Ogilvie joined the Claremont Graduate University Board of Trustees in 2012.