Diane has been highlighted across publications such as the Denver, Business Journal, Colorado Expressions, The Women’s Innovation Network, and much more. Below, you will find a sample of some of the areas that Diane has been featured in, whether it has to do with her expertise in the Aviation and Drones field, her prowess and mentorship with Women in Business, or her experience surviving cancer.

Recent Event

Book Signing at DU
Diane signed copies of her book at the CU Anschutz Medical Campus Bookstore.
Speaking at Colorado Christian University
Nearly 1,000 guests and students at Colorado Christian University heard Diane speak at the VALS summit.
Book Talk
From the “Book Talk” at the University of Denver.
Book signing
Diane signed copies of The Unlikely Gift of Breast Cancer before the event.
The Power of Resiliency
Diane spoke about what COPE has accomplished in the short time since the specialty launched.
Diane and Wes Moore
Diane and Wes Moore, author of the NY Times bestseller, The Other Wes Moore.


Diane participated in a fireside chat at the DU “Book Talk,” explaining why she wrote The Unlikely Gift of Breast Cancer.
Diane reads her favorite passage from her book during the DU “Book Talk.”
Women who are newly diagnosed with breast cancer are shocked at how emotional the experience is….

In April 2018, Diane spoke to a group of students at her alma-mater, University of Nebraska-Kearney, about overcoming adversity.

A video review of The Unlikely Gift of Cancer.
CGTN America’s Hendrik Sybrandy did a phenomenal story the first year COPE was launched.

COPE Scholarship Speech

A student speaking on the scholarship received, named after Diane.



Articles & Radio

Diane’s book recently won third place in the memoir category at the Colorado Independent Publishers Association’s EVVY Book Awards – an international competition.

The next time that you look into the sky and see the distinctive outline of an airplane, something may be missing: the noise. Electric airplanes, once considered by the aviation industry a concept to mock rather than consider, have come a long way. Bye Aerospace, located in Englewood, is…