Diane comes to Upstream Investment Partners after a 25+ year career in education. She was both a classroom teacher and principal, as well as a consultant and adjunct faculty at local universities. This is her first foray into the financial field. She enjoys making a difference in the lives of the clients and financial advisors at Upstream Investment Partners. She is motivated to serve the advisors and clients in the most cheerful, efficient, and professional way.
Diane received her BA from Illinois Benedictine College (now Benedictine University), in Lisle, IL in Education with an emphasis in Elementary Education, and her MA from St. Xavier University in Chicago in School Administration.
Diane was born in San Antonio, TX and moved throughout the country with her family while her father was in the Military. She currently owns a home in Naperville, where she enjoys spending time with any one of her 13 nieces and nephews, 6 brothers and sisters, her son, and of course her parents, who still live in Elmhurst after they finally settled down to raise their family. Her hobbies include bicycling, sewing, helping people get organized, and swimming. She can also be found volunteering at any number of places, reading, or just hanging out with friends playing cards or board games!