Dianna Locke, a third generation Zizzer, graduated from West Plains High School in 1988. She holds a bachelor of science degree in secondary education from Missouri State University, with an emphasis in English and social studies. She also holds a master's degree from MSU in educational administration and a master's degree from Grand Canyon University in curriculum, instruction, and technology. She also has a specialist degree in educational leadership (K-12) from Grand Canyon University and another in reading from Grand Canyon University.
Mrs. Locke began her teaching career in 1992 and has worked in the West Plains R-VII School District since 1998.
She and her husband, John, have one daughter, Makenna, who attends West Plains Middle School. GO ZIZZERS!!!