Diane Gage Lofgren
"The Sharp Experience is our brand promise to provide the very best personalized care and service to every patient and their family, every time."
Diane Gage Lofgren, APR, Fellow PRSA, is the chief marketing officer and senior vice president of marketing and communications for Sharp HealthCare, the largest integrated health care delivery system in San Diego.
Prior to this role, Lofgren served as chief communications officer for Kaiser Permanente at the Program Office in Oakland, California. She was responsible for all communications and advertising for the program as well as oversight of the Center for Total Health in Washington, D.C.
Previously, Lofgren worked for Catholic Health Initiatives in Denver as vice president of customer and market strategy. For 10 years, she also owned The Gage Group, a full-service public relations and marketing agency in San Diego.
Lofgren is a former PRSA board member. She contributes regularly to PR News and Healthcare Marketing Quarterly and is the author of nine books. Lofgren holds a bachelor's of art in journalism and a master's in mass communications from San Diego State University.