Diane is from Southwestern Montana. She grew up on a 257 acre cattle/sheep ranch. Early on she was an animal lover. At the age of five, her first job was to water and feed approximately 15 Border Collies. In 1999 Diane moved to the Coeur d’Alene area. She then worked for 12 years in small animal medicine before joining McKinlay & Peters in June of 2012. When Diane is not working, she enjoys a variety of activities including, camping, hiking, biking, fishing and running. She has one son, a stepson and a stepdaughter. She and her husband, Steve, have four grandchildren.
Diane and Steve share their home with Ozzy and Mic Dundee who are both Australian Cattle dogs, Windy, a toy poodle and Buck, a Ragdoll cat.