Planet Institute Leadership Team
Lisa DiMonte, RDR-CMRS
Chief Executive Officer
Lisa has more than 40 years of experience in the court reporting industry with a proven track record of implementing effective case management tools which allow legal teams to focus on their case instead of managing the details of depositions. Lisa has trained and managed thousands of court reporters and support teams around the world and is committed to delivering best-in-class court reporting services at competitive prices with impeccable customer service whenever and wherever the need arises.
Kathy DiLorenzo, RDR-CRR-CBC-FAPR
Director of Court Reporting
Kathy is a recognized leader in the court reporting industry with more than 37 years of experience, including dedicating more than 20 years of her illustrious career to the National Court Reporters Association, culminating as its President. Kathy oversees the recruiting, vetting, and onboarding of Planet Depos’ talented team of professional court reporters.
Jodi Harmon, RMR-CRR
Director of International Depositions
Jodi has more than 34 years of court reporting experience, including 10 years as a resident of Asia covering depositions and arbitrations in Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan, with specialization in intellectual property cases filed in U.S. District Courts and the International Trade Commission. Jodi founded American Realtime Court Reporters in Japan in 2004, which was acquired in 2012 by Planet Depos.
Darlene Williams, RPR-CMRS
Professional Development Specialist
Darlene has 28 years of active reporting and 3 years in an administrative support function. Beginning in 2002, she held Certified Shorthand Reporter licenses in California, Arizona and Nevada, providing realtime reporting in complex litigation matters. Darlene’s primary roles are managing quality assurance, as well as supporting court reporting students and interns.