A native Texan, Dianah has worked as a professional improvisor and instructor for over 27 years. She began her improv career in New York City before moving to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to manage a non-profit theater company. There she performed with ComedySportz-Milwaukee for four years before being offered the opportunity to open her own club. She brought ComedySportz to Houston, Texas in 1990.
She has studied under Dick Chudnow (founder of ComedySportz), Keith Johnstone (founder of Theatersports), Paul Sills (original director of Chicago’s The Second City), and Charna Halpern (co-founder of the ImprovOlympic, now known as The iO) among others. Dianah is the founder and owner of ComedySportz-Houston as well as the Producer and Artistic Director of the company.