Dian holds a master's degree in counseling, specializing in human services, and a certification in college counseling from the University of California, Irvine, as well as two bachelor's degrees in science from Lawrence Technological University.
Dian has had several careers, including an administrator and interim superintendent for a K-12 school, where she discovered her love for working with students and families. She founded OC SafeHomes, a non-profit that houses and protects human trafficking victims, and has spent the last seven years guiding high school students at Futures/Fusion Academy.
Fun Facts and Hobbies
- Dian has run 9 marathons and plans to round it up to 10 soon where it all started in Athens, Greece!!
- In her previous career, she aligned telescopes at the Mauna Kea Observatory on the Big Island of Hawaii
- She has three children, and one of them living in Barcelona, Spain