has extensive experience working in the area of state and federal laws and regulations. She served as the PaTTAN statewide lead for the procedural safeguards initiative. Other areas of expertise include development and implementation of multi-tiered system of supports in academics and behavior and school improvement. Currently, Diane is working on school improvement teams with schools receiving Comprehensive Support and Improvement through PDE’s system of accountability. In addition, Diane is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Diane holds a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Saint Joseph's University and a Master's degree in Learning Disorders from the University of Pittsburgh. Prior to working at PaTTAN, Diane was a teacher in emotional and learning support programs.