Dianea Willis started working as a graduate assistant manager during the 2013-14 season and was elevated to Scholastic Coordinator in January 2014. Prior to that, she worked with the Islanders men’s basketball program in 2010 before joining the women’s basketball staff in 2011-13.
Her duties include recruit mailings, film exchange, equipment organization, setup and preparation for practices, team travel and assisting in arrangement and implementation of team's community service events.
Prior to attending Texas A&M - Corpus Christi, Willis graduated from Glenville High School in Cleveland, Ohio. She was a member of the Tarblooder basketball team and graduated with honors.
Willis received her bachelor’s degree in kinesiology in August of 2013 from the Island University and is working toward a master’s degree in public administration. She hails from Cleveland, Ohio.