Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae 


Fine Art Consultant & Certified Appraiser, Diana Minotti Fine Art (DMFA) established in 1994. Previously employed by Fine Art Resources of NYC as an Intern, Jr. Consultant, Sr. Consultant and Office Manager from 1988 through 1994. 
Adjunct Professor, College of New Rochelle, School of New Resources, New Rochelle NY from 1996 through 2005. Instructed Foundations of Drawing and Painting for Non Majors. Alumni Panelist and Speaker at numerous events for both the College of New Rochelle and SUNY at the Fashion Institute of Technology. 
Art Instructor, Pelham Art Center, Pelham (1994 – 2000) and the Music Conservatory of Westchester, White Plains, NY (Summer Camp 1995 – 2003) 
Tour Guide, Luxury Limousine Fine Art Tours throughout the New York Metropolitan Area (1996 - 2005) 
Assistant Director, New World Art Center, New York NY (1998) 
Registrar, Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York NY (1985-1986) 
Art & Accessory Designer, TransArt, Mahopac NY (1986 – 1988) 
Display Designer, Art & BluePrint, New Rochelle (1982 – 1985) and AI Friedman, Portchester and NYC (1996 -1998)



Certified ReDesign & Staging Specialist via IRIS - Interior ReDesign Industry Specialist via Barbara Bain Interior Design, Certified IRIS Instructor, Jacksonville FL (2008) 
Certified Appraiser – Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice and Advisory Opinions Course & Exam of the Appraisal Foundation via Appraisers Association of America, NY (2006 edition in 2007) 
Licensed Tour Guide, Department of Cultural Affairs, New York NY (1996 – 2005) 
Certificate Program, Appraisal Studies in Fine & Decorative Arts, New York University (1991-1996) 
M.A., Art Administration, S.U.N.Y. at F.I.T. – Fashion Institute of Technology, NYC (1987-1989) 
Study Abroad, Studio Art (Painting, Sculpture & Photography) Les Ateliers, Paris France via Cornell University (1985) 
B.F.A., Fine Art Major, Communications (Advertising) Minor, College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY (1982 – 1986)


Member, Estate Planning Council of the Fun Coast
Member, Florida Agricultural Museum
Member, University Women of Flagler
Member, Flagler County Art League
Member, Flagler County Chamber of Commerce
Member, Flagler County Historical Society
Member, Flagler Auditorium
Member, Flagler County Library
Member, City of Palm Coast Historical Society
Member, Palm Coast/Flagler Foundation of Art & Entertainment
Member, Palm Coast Mom’s Meet Up Group
Design Team Member:, James F. Holland Foundation, Project C.O.A.S.T. at Holland Park

Former Affiliations

Former Chairperson/Board Member, Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle, NY
Former Member, Guides Association of New York City (GANYC) 
Former Member, Women Entrepreneurs & Leaders, New York, NY (WEL) 
Former Member, National Association of Female Executives (NAFE) 
Former Member, International Sculpture Center, Washington DC (ISC) 
Former Member, American Craft Council, New York, NY (ACC) 
Former Member, The Association for Preservation Technology International (APTI) 
Former Member, Professional Picture Framers Association, New England Chapter (PPFA) 
Former Member, The American Association of Museums (AAM)

Press Mentions

Interior Design Magazine, Click to view.
New York Times Newspaper, Click here to see the article.
Daytona Beach News Journal
News Tribune
Flagler Times
Flagler Magazine
Palm Coast Newsletter
Workmen’s Circle Multi-Care Center Newsletter
Beth Abraham Family Services Newsletter
FIT Network Alumni Magazine, Click to view.
CNR Quarterly Alumni Magazine, Click to view.

Inclusions of Publications

Marquis Who’s Who in America – 2003
Strathmore Who’s Who 2003 – 2004
Cambridge Who’s Who 2006 – 2008
National Association of Professional Women 2008-2009
Driving Women, Exhibition Catalog Essay
Publication of invitation and catalog for Driving Women exhibition.
IFMA, International Facility Managers Association Newsletter