Diane works hard as a legislator because she wants to make a difference for our community, our state and its residents. Getting honors is not o the goal, but it provides recognition of her leadership and her ability to partner with others to make change happen. To list all received over the years doesn’t fit Diane’s style but here’s a sample:

  • Champion for Racial Equity
  • National Alliance for the Mentally Ill Legislative Champion
  • MN Children’s Defense Fund – Champion for Children
  • MN League of Conservation Voters – 100% Minnesotan Award
  • MN Citizens League – Civic Leadership Award
  • Reforming Property Taxes Award
  • Minneapolis Community Builder
  • MN Citizens for the Arts – Star Award

Endorsed by:

  • The Minnesota DFL Party
  • Education Minnesota
  • Minneapolis Regional Labor Federation
  • WomenWinning
  • MN Assoc. of Professional Employees
  • SEIU
  • MN Nurses Assoc.
  • Planned Parenthood
  • Take Action MN

and most importantly, many of your neighbors in NE and SE Minneapolis.