Miami County
Burnett, Diane
Designation County Extension Director County Extension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences
On Campus Address : K-State Research and Extension, Miami County
104 S. Brayman Paola, KS 66071
Phone(s) : 913-294-4306
Fax : 913-294-4301
E-mail :
Area(s) of
: Family Resource Management
Last Updated: 4/30/2012 4:10:08 PM    Get my vCard

Personal History/Background

Diane grew up on a dairy farm in Franklin County, Kansas near Richmond. She graduated from Emporia State University in Dec. 1973 with a B.S. in Home Economics Education.  She worked in direct sales/marketing until 1989 and then Johnson County Nutrition Program for a year before she and her family moved to LaCygne in 1990.  She served as the Linn County Extension Agent for Home Economics and 4-H for five years and transferred to Miami County (Paola) in September of 1995 for the Family and Consumer Science Agent position. Diane completed her Master’s degree in 2004 in Family Financial Planning from Kansas State University.
Professional Affiliations/Special Awards

Kansas Extension Association of Family & Consumer Sciences
National Extension Association of Family & Consumer Sciences
Epsilon Sigma Phi Alpha Rho Chapter, National Honorary Extension Fraternity
Kansas Extension Agents Association
State 4-H Advisory
Epsilon Sigma Phi Horizon Award
KEAFCS New Professional Award
4-H Clover Award
10 year Service Award
NEAFCS/KEAFCS Distinguished Service Award 2006
B.S. Vocational Home Economics Education, Emporia State University, 1973
M.S. Family Financial Planning, Kansas State University, 2004