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!
City Council members proposed a resolution Monday urging Mayor Rahm Emanuel and corporation counsel quickly settle the lawsuit brought by the family of Bettie Jones, who was accidentally shot and killed by a Chicago police officer on Dec. 26.
Friday is graduation day for the Chicago Police Department.
A grandmother and her 1-year-old granddaughter who were reported missing from Chicago's East Garfield Park neighborhood are back home with their family.
The Chicago Teachers Union rejected what had been called a ''serious offer'' from Chicago Public Schools.
A man was fatally shot after a standoff with police early Sunday in the city's Englewood neighborhood, police said.