Diane Willard earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mathematics and Physics from Houghton College in 1986, graduating Magna Cum Laude. In 1992, she received a Master of Science in Education from Alfred University. Mrs. Willard has taught Earth Science and Physics at Wellsville High School for 29 years and hopes to teach 20 more! She currently advises The Ushers Club and coaches the Scholastic Challenge quiz bowl teams. Over the years, she has discovered a passion for theatre. This has led her to be the producer and lighting designer for the high school’s fall play and spring musical for 19 years, and she began directing for this first time this past fall. She has won awards for production, lighting, and direction from the Theatre Association of New York State (TANYS). Mrs. Willard is a member of the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) and TANYS.