Diane became an ALS Advocate when her husband of 40 years passed away from the disease in 2013. She has supported multiple fundraising efforts and spoken on Capitol Hill to get funding for ALS research and benefits for patients, veterans and families. Papa is on the Moon is her first children’s book, inspired by her grandson Alex.
Diane loves interior designing, traveling the world, hiking and spending time on Martha’s Vineyard. But, her happiest moments are spent with family, especially her children and four grandsons, Alex, Colin, Adam and Owen. She is proud of her Italian heritage and loves preparing Italian food for family and friends. She lives in Connecticut with her cat, Louie.