Diane is a native of the Bay Area and grew up in Palo Alto. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Physiology from UC Berkeley, a BFA in Graphic Design from Art Center College of Design, and an MFA from Stanford University’s Joint Program in Design — a collaborative program between the engineering and art departments. Before changing her focus to fine art, Diane worked as a designer for almost 20 years. During that time, her work received recognition and honors from leading design publications. She now works in her studio in the Mission District in San Francisco. Diane lives in San Francisco with her husband, three children and two dogs.