Diana joined The Dallas Foundation in August 2021 as the Grant Processing Associate. In this role, Diana will be responsible for performing the due diligence and research required for all grant made through the Foundation.
She is a first-generation college graduate from the University of North Texas. As a college student, Diana worked with Communities in Schools and AVID as a tutor and mentor to other first-generation college students and elementary school students. After college, she continued serving in nonprofits as a Strategic Initiative Ambassador at the Latino Center for Leadership Development, supporting civic engagement and local initiatives in the Latinx community.
Diana joins the Foundation from Education Opens Doors where she served as the Advancement Associate. Before her time at EOD, she worked at LIFT – Literacy Instruction for Texas as the Development and Marketing Manager. She brings a range of non-profit experience including database management, community engagement, and digital marketing.