Diana Gonzalez is one of the Team 6 Investigators for NBC 6 South Florida. In addition she is the health reporter and covers a range of other stories that impact our community. Diana has 35 years of experience as a broadcast journalist in South Florida. She started her career at WTVJ in 1978 as a general news reporter and then worked as an on-air producer for "Montage", a weekly news magazine program.
From 1983 to 1993, Diana was a medical reporter and midday anchor for ABC-WPLG. She then worked as a National Correspondent with CBS News based in Miami. After three years of working in network news, Diana returned to WTVJ in 1996 to "report local news for a station that focused on quality."
Throughout her extensive broadcast news career, Diana has received numerous regional and national awards including: 2000 Food Science Journalism Award by the Institute of Food Technologists for "Cancer Fighting Foods," three Florida Emmys, two regional Emmys, a National Emmy Award nomination in 1996 for coverage of Hurricane Opal, an "Award for Excellence in Medical Journalism" from the Florida Medical Association, "Woman of Distinction" from the Weizmann Institute of Science, and a "Silver Circle" from NATAS.
Diana is a proud Gator, having received her Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Florida.
In addition to her education and years of work experience, being a cancer survivor enhances her ability to cover health news. Diana says her biggest accomplishment is raising two wonderful daughters, Gillian and Jackie.
You can follow Diana on Twitter @DianaNBC6.