Diana joined Rotary in 2003, and currently holds the position of Director Club Administration and is a current board member.
During her membership with Bellingen Rotary Diana has held the following positions: President twice, Treasurer four times and held director positions of Vocational, Youth and Membership. Diana also takes on the communication with the local High School to advise them of opportunities for students through Youth Exchange, Vocational studies, Public Speaking and other opportunities. Diana has been part of the working group to establish the Bellingen Men’s Shed in Bellingen which for many years was auspiced by Bellingen Rotary, now that the Men’s Shed is stand alone Diana is part of its executive as Treasurer.
Being committed to the ideals of Rotary Diana has taken on further roles at Rotary District level over the years which have included, Rotary Australia New Zealand for 5 years, Youth Exchange coordinator for 7 years, Assistant Governor for 3 years, and Youth Director for 3 years. Diana is also the current President of a not for Profit Association; Open Arms Care Inc. providing services to people in our communities through Ageing, Children’s and Disability Services.
Having lived and worked in the Bellingen area for most of her life, Diana is well known in many areas, she is married to James with four grown up children, several grandchildren and two dogs. Over the years Diana has been involved in many different sporting groups and still likes to keep fit and active and enjoys riding her motor bike with James and other friends as often as possible.