Diane Smiling

Diane Owen

Position Title: 
Advisor
Phone: 
940-565-4185
Bio: 


Diane is a true Texan & Dentonite. She has dedicated over 25 years to serving TRIO students.  Diane received both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Counseling from the University of North Texas and is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). Diane has a true passion for helping students identify their unique strengths and interests. She loves helping students achieve their potential and enjoys teaching workshops using creative & engaging activities.  She currently works with 9-12th grade students attending Ryan High School.  Visit her Ryan High School Talent Search website here:  (https://www.dentonisd.org/page/9568).

Fun Facts about Diane:
Diane loves spending time in the great outdoors – hiking, exploring, and traveling - and has visited most of the United States and over 50 countries. She also enjoys spending time with family & friends, photography, & gardening.

StrengthsQuest Themes:
Adaptability, Empathy, Relator, Connectedness, Belief