Diane Walker


Professional Designations
Auditor. Quality Control Master. Excellent Leader.
What She Does
Diane loves spending time with her husband and two sons, making something delicious in the kitchen, or traveling around in her spare time.
Outside of Work



Who She Serves: Insurance, Nonprofits, & Employee Benefit Plans

Industry Involvement

  • Member, AICPA
    • Member and Former Chair, Employee Benefit
  • Plans Industry Developments – Audit Risk Alert Task Force
  • Former Member, Employee Benefit Plans Audit Quality Center Executive Committee
  • Member, Insurance Accounting and Systems Association
  • Former Member, Employee Benefit Plans Expert Panel
  • Former Member, Employee Benefit Plan Accounting, Auditing, and Regulatory Update Conference Steering Committee
  • Member, Greater Washington Society of CPAs
  • Member, Virginia Society of CPAs
  • Member, Texas Captive Insurance Association
  • Former Treasurer, Board of Directors

Firm Involvement

  • Partner in Charge, Employee Benefit Plan Audit Practice
  • Partner in Charge, Quality Control
  • Co-Chair, Technical Committee
  • Member, Executive Committee


  • DC #CPA902031
  • MD #35966
  • NY #105911
  • VA #24139


  • BBA in Accounting, summa cum laude, College of William and Mary

Recent Articles & Presentations

  • “Navigating the Road to Simpler EBP Disclosures” – Johnson Lambert, May, 2016
  • “Fiduciary Tune-Up: Defined Contribution Items Every Sponsor Should Know” – Johnson Lambert, March, 2015
  • “Beat the Clock: EBP Deadlines, Affordable Care Act, and More Hot Topics” – Johnson Lambert, September, 2014
  • “Accounting Update” – Employee Benefit Plans Accounting, Auditing and Regulatory Update, AICPA, December, 2012
  • “Understanding Insurance Products” – National Conference on Employee Benefit Plans, AICPA, May, 2012