Daniele Lopes Johnson


Vice President of Talent Acquisition

Daniele (Dani) Lopes Johnson is the Associate Vice President of Talent Acquisition at Nationwide Insurance in Columbus, OH.  Previous roles include recruiting and leading diversity & inclusion teams and projects at Humana, Cardinal Health and Motorola. Dani’s professional experience includes niche and executive recruiting roles, project management, and organization development. Currently she leads corporate, IT, human resources, property & casualty and Nationwide Financial recruiting efforts.

Dani is originally from Espirito Santo, Brazil, where her family still resides. She attended college in Kentucky, where she obtained a B.S. in Public Relations. Dani has a Master's of Science in Information and Communications from the David Leatherman School of Communications at Ball State University in Indiana.

Dani’s personal experiences as a Latina and foreign born professional in the corporate sector and her passion for career development drive her active engagement with several organizations with the mission to elevate and develop the advancement of women and minorities in the workforce.

Sessions:  Millennials: The New Face of Corporate Leadership