Diana Greene at a glance
Manatee County experience: Manatee County School District deputy superintendent of operations since April 2013. Finished second in the last search to former Superintendent Rick Mills
Education experience: Marion County School District deputy superintendent of curriculum, Marion County director of staff development as well as a principal and teacher in Marion schools.
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Education: Santa Fe Community College associate's degree in elementary education, University of North Florida bachelor's degree in elementary education, Nova Southeastern University master's degree in educational leadership and a doctorate in advanced K-12 education from Capella University.
Family: Husband, James Greene, a financial adviser for First Command. Sons: Aldon Greene, 25, who attends Rasmussen College in the Tampa Bay area, and Joshua Greene, 19, who attends High Point University in North Carolina on a baseball scholarship.