Profiles: Diane Comi


Diane Comi


Distinguished Adjunct Professor

Diane Comi's Bio

Golden Gate Universitys mission is what makes GGU so exceptional. I cannot think of another university so attuned to supporting the working person desireous of achieving a higher education in order to increase career opportunities. In addition, I was touched when I learned of GGU's support of the Delancey Foundation the ultimate example of helping individuals reach their highest potential.

In addition to being a Distinguished Adjunct Professor at Golden Gate University, Diane Comi also teaches at the University of Southern California and Cal State University, Los Angeles and is an Attorney at Law. In 2000, she won the Outstanding Teaching Award for Golden Gate University School of Taxation Adjunct Faculty. Her specialties include transactional tax and business matters advising family-owned and closely held business owners in formation, operations and sale or disposition. Diane holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Southern California, a J.D. from Southwestern University School of Law and an LL.M. in Taxation from Boston University School of Law.

Diane in one word: Friendly

Interests & hobbies: Supporting her kids & her community, skiing & working out for overall health & well-being

Favorite musical artists: New Edition, Stevie Wonder & Whitney Houston

Guilty pleasures: Trader Joe's biscotti with a good cappucino & red & black licorice

Favorite quote: "One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again" - Abraham Maslow