Diane Luby Lane is the founder and executive director of Get Lit—Words Ignite. She is the author of Words of Women (Samuel French) and the critically acclaimed one-woman show Deep Sea Diving . Lane is a graduate of the Annenberg Foundation’s Alchemy + Leadership Program, a TedX speaker, a Southern California Leadership Network Fellow, a member of Mayor Garcetti’s Poet Laureate Committee, and a recipient of the Presidential Lifetime Service Award. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two children.