Prior to joining the ABC 7 team, Diane was a reporter/anchor at WTMJ4 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She reported for their morning show, "Live at Daybreak" and also served as anchor of "Live at Noon."
Diane got her start at KFXB-TV in Dubuque, Iowa after graduating Columbia College Chicago in 2001, and has worked at various stations in the Midwest over the years. She even dabbled in radio, both on-air and behind the scenes!
Diane is a native Chicagoan, born and raised in Rogers Park. She is a first-generation American; her family comes from Lebanon and Syria, and they are all fluent in the Assyrian language. Diane is happy to be back home and looks forward to helping serve her community.
Diane is happily married, and in the process of turning her Cheesehead husband into an honorary Chicago sports fan!
A woman was killed and her brother and 4-year-old daughter injured in a shooting in Joliet Sunday night.
The Smithsonian Institute opened the highly-anticipated National Museum of African American History and Culture Saturday morning.
The front door of a cell phone store was shattered in Chicago's Loop early Friday morning. Police said this incident is the latest in a string of burglaries in the area.
It's not a new problem, but the city is employing a new weapon to combat Chicago's rat population - dry ice.
Chicago Public Schools debuted two new Safe Passage routes Tuesday as students returned to the classroom.