Dinna grew up in a small farming community in northeastern Ohio. As a young adult she attended college in Virginia and after marriage, raised her family in California. Dinna (pronounced Dinah) has worked as an instructional assistant for grades K-6, a church secretary, and an administrative assistant at Santa Rosa Junior College, a position from which she recently retired after 24 years. She is a member of our One Heart Choir and has volunteered in the bookstore and at special events. Dinna enjoys quilting, going for walks, bird and whale watching, and sports. Now that she is retired, Dinna looks forward to continuing to build a more expansive spiritual life with her husband Walt.