Diana joined UCOP in August of 2015, serving as a senior policy analyst in IMPAC. Diana comes to the university from Washington, D.C., where she worked most recently as a legislative assistant to Senator Jack Reed (D-R.I.), advising on energy, environment, natural resource, agriculture and nutrition policy. Prior to that position, she worked on policy analysis, advocacy and communications at the Coastal States Organization, and worked for Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.).
She is a graduate of UC Davis, with a B.S. in Environmental Biology and Management, and an M.S. degree from Johns Hopkins University in Environmental Sciences and Policy. She is a native of the Bay Area.