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!
Chicago's skyline is about to see a major transformation. Construction is expected to begin this summer on the Vista Tower, which will be the city's third-tallest building.
Police issued two community alerts overnight, warning people of robbers on Chicago's North and Northwest sides.
A judge ruled Tuesday that he will read through hundreds of pages of documents requesting a retrial for a former teacher's aide who was convicted of killing a toddler by throwing the child to the ground.
Two men were killed and three other people were wounded in a shooting on Chicago's South Side, during a birthday celebration for the brother of one of the victims, who was fatally shot seven years ago.
Thousands of volunteers across Chicago cleaned up public spaces and planted trees Saturday in honor of Earth Day.