Diane grew up in Alamogordo, New Mexico home to Holloman Air Force Base. She is currently a speech-language pathologist and a clinical faculty member at The University of Texas at Dallas. As a college student, she interned in Survivor Affairs at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum during the summer of 2001 and has not drifted far away from working with Holocaust survivors or veterans since.
She volunteered at the Dallas Holocaust Museum for years and began volunteering with Roll Call in May 2017. She is regularly seen at the Veterans Appreciation Luncheons and assists in sending birthday cards and greetings to members.