Dianna Ferrari, Director of Health and Nutrition

 

Dianna graduated from BCCC as a Practical Nurse in 1979.  She joined the Acelero team in August 2008 because of her belief in the effectiveness of Head Start.  In her role as Director of Health and Nutrition, Dianna monitors student health indicators and plans their progress.  Prior to moving to Las Vegas, she worked with children and families at the Pediatric and Orthopedic Unit of Butler Memorial Hospital.  Dianna moved to Las Vegas in 1997 and was hired by EOB Head Start in a nurse's position until the agency lost the grant.  She returned to the Head Start Program under Acelero where was originally hired as a Health Coordinator.  Since then, she has had the opportunity to advance - first, to the Lead Health Coordinator role and into her present position as the Director of Health & Nutrition.