Diana Seales professional background is in climate and environmental justice advocacy, environmental project management, and community organizing. Diana earned her BS in Tribal Natural Resource Policy at The Evergreen State College, and her MS in Environmental Justice at the University of Michigan. In 2004 she was hired as the Executive Director of East Michigan Environmental Action Council were she has been active in forming coalitions between environmental organizations, community and environmental justice groups to win environmental justice and health victories. She currently serves on the board of Grassroots Global Justice as President and on the Women’s and Gender Studies and Women in Learning and Leadership Advisory Board at the University of Michigan Dearborn. She is currently adjunct faculty in Marygrove’s Social Justice Program in Environmental Justice and at the University of Michigan’s School of Social Work and Semester in Detroit program.