Diana Saiz is a fellow Gator graduate who recently moved back to Florida from New York City. Beginning a new chapter in higher education, Diana brings over fifteen years of career experiences in the luxury hospitality industry. She received her Bachelor of Science in Recreation, Parks, & Tourism Management from the University of Florida with a specialization in Hospitality and Events Management. Soon after she completed her Master of Science in Hospitality Management from Florida International University based in Miami. After working for Marriott Vacation Club in Orlando, Diana began a new adventure in Human Resources with the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino before going to the iconic five-star property, The Peninsula New York. She spent the last six years as a learning, training, and development professional focusing on leadership development and employee engagement. Diana is ecstatic to return to Gainesville and provide guidance to students on their path to becoming tomorrow’s business leaders. Her passions outside of work include traveling, wellness, and raising her baby girl.