Diane is passionate about music. She enjoys being an active participant in the worship experience playing organ, piano, or flute as soloist or accompanist. She enjoys finding ways to utilize her passion and creativity to broaden and enhance the worship experience for herself and for those worshiping with her. Diane received her B.S. degree in music with an emphasis in organ, piano, and flute and an M.M. degree in flute performance from the University of Oregon. She has taught as adjunct instructor at several universities including Oregon State, Western Oregon State, Corban, and at Linn-Benton Community College. She loves playing music with others and has an active performance schedule in accompanying, playing in orchestras, small ensembles, and giving solo recitals. She also maintains a private lesson studio for flute and piano students. She enjoys gardening, water sports, and especially spending time with her children and grandchildren. Diane feels blessed to be a part of this congregation.