Diana Eyes has over 25 years of experience in her field. As a Tutor at the Wellington Institute of Technology, she teaches young adults and has been at the institution for more than 12 years. She also works in LGBTQI advocacy and is passionate about equality and advocating for human rights. In 2014, she was given an award by the CEO for excellence in teaching.
Previous community work included volunteer firefighter and emergency response volunteer, Diana is a pillar of her community. In addition to the ISFP she is a member of several organizations involved in the advancement of Woman and Diversity within the Education and Information Technology fields. She is proud to serve as an example to her students and to have helped pave the way for young transgender members of her community. She has faced much peer pressure and judgment for choosing to live openly and true to herself and credits her success to the encouragement from her peers and her own natural teaching ability. She finds great joy in seeing her student’s future successes.