District 6: Diane Schnell

  • Diane Schnell

    Diane Schnell grew up in Jefferson Parish, attended Jefferson Parish Schools, and is a JP Schools parent. The former educator and law school graduate is also a first generation Hispanic American with a deep connection to the Latino community.

    Schnell was a teacher and member of the launching team of Green Trees Early Childhood Village at Isidore Newman. She also had the privilege of being one of the launching members of the first Spanish television station in Louisiana.

    An experienced professional in communications and media, Schnell currently is a freelance marketing consultant and leads special projects for Telemundo New Orleans. She also works with Global Media Solution, a production company that provides services for the Latino community. Schnell earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of New Orleans and holds a law degree from the St. Thomas School of Law in Miami. 

    Schnell's appointment was featured in Jambalaya News, the March 2022 Que Pasa, and the February 2022 El Tiempo.


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District 6 Schools

    • Airline Park Academy for Advanced Studies
    • Bridgedale Elementary School
    • East Jefferson High School
    • Ella Dolhonde Elementary School
    • Phoebe Hearst School
    • Rudolph Matas Elementary School
    • T.H. Harris Middle School