Diane Linn

Diane Linn is the President and Executive Director of the Community Chorus of Detroit and a member of the Encore Tours Ambassadors (ETA) program. An experienced choral singer, she was manager of the Fort Street Chorale for five years, assisting in the chorale’s growth from 15 singers to a renowned ensemble of more than 100 and garnering national publicity with a PBS documentary. Diane later served as Director of Detroit’s legendary Scarab Club, dedicated to promoting the arts.

Diane is an experienced and accomplished educator, having taught every grade in public schools from kindergarten to college. She also has experience teaching at Wayne State University and the College for Creative Studies in Detroit. She has received local, national, and international acclaim for her work in art and education, including numerous awards and commendations in global publications. She was named “Outstanding Teacher” by MetroParent magazine and several of Michigan’s leading corporations, and she has been honored in “Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers”.

In addition to co-founding and volunteering with the Community Chorus of Detroit, Diane is past president of the Detroit Waldorf School Board of Trustees and remains involved in the life of the school. She has also worked as a volunteer in teaching English as a second language as well as with Healing the Children, an international relief organization for children from other countries receiving major life-saving medical intervention in the US.