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 search will continue Tuesday morning for the body of a 12-year-old boy who fell into the Kankakee River.
Memorial Day was marked on Monday throughout the Chicago area with events such as a wreath-laying ceremony in Grant Park in Chicago. The events sought to remember and honor fallen service men and women and thank veterans.
A group of veterans left for Washington, D.C., Sunday on a mission
A 24-year-old woman was shot in her car at a stoplight in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood. Her cellphone may have stopped the bullet from killing her.
An anti-gun violence event on the South Side on Saturday punctuated outrage in the community after a woman was killed when she was struck by gang crossfire while leaving a Starbucks in Bronzeville.