City of Lakewood, Washington
Diana has 15 years of hands-on experience working as a stormwater compliance inspector for the City of Lakewood. In this role she inspects all commercial and multi-family properties for stormwater compliance, and follows up on reported stormwater complaints. Diana inspects a variety of businesses including restaurants, auto repair shops, and gas stations. Through the inspections, she provides technical assistance and education to businesses and property owners to help identify and mitigate potential pollution discharges. She has seen the good, the bad, and the ugly as an inspector. Diana has been a key staff member in helping Lakewood develop their Phase II NPDES permit program. Prior to Lakewood, Diana worked at Peninsula Light Company as a PCB consultant, where she was responsible for removing all PCB transformers from the utility's inventory. Diana obtained a Bachelor's of Science degree in Environmental Studies from City University.