Dianne is a primary school teacher with over thirty year’s experience of working with children and their parents. Through work she has assisted in several school productions directed by the award winning Wilfie Pyper. Dianne became involved with BSPA in 2011 when her son joined the school.Being the mother of a child involved in theatre and television enables her to bring lots of practical experience to the role of centre manager. She is a licenced chaperone and has been involved backstage in productions in the Grand Opera House, The Waterfront, The Mac, Theatre at the Mill, Ulster Hall and Stranmillis College. Dianne has been part of Belfast Operatic Company’s Wardrobe Team for their productions of Titanic, A Christmas Carol, Cinderella and Sister Act in the Grand Opera House.