Diana has a desire to serve her community while being able to think critically, analyze data, respectfully listen to others’ perspectives, and believes in leading by example. As a teacher, Diana modeled the importance of community involvement for her students and her dedication was recognized by being selected as her school’s Teacher of the Year, Brevard County’s Elementary Social Studies Teacher of the Year, and the Dr. Theron Trimble Elementary Social Studies Teacher of the Year award for the state of Florida. As a small business owner and active community volunteer, Diana has supported the missions of local organizations including Junior Achievement of the Space Coast, Children’s Hunger Project, New Life Mission, Candlelighters of Brevard, Lions Club, and Keep Brevard Beautiful. As a West Melbourne resident with a love for her community, she currently serves on the West Melbourne Parks and Recreation (Deputy Chair) and Public Library Advisory Boards, as well as Secretary of the Space Coast Field of Dreams board. Diana also serves on the Leadership Brevard Curriculum Committee and is a graduate of LEAD Brevard, Class of 2021.