Diana Winters is a San Antonio-area native, Emmy award-winning and GLAAD-nominated journalist and baker who loves the Alamo City. She is the executive producer of SA Live, creator of South Texas PRIDE and co-creator of Texas Eats.
The daughter of a U.S. Air Force pilot, Diana has lived in and around Military City USA since she was 5 years old. She graduated from Samuel Clemens High School in Schertz, then traveled to New England to attend Boston University. She was local music director at the university’s radio station, WTBU, and earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism before heading back home to San Antonio.
Diana launched her news career at KSAT 12 in September of 2005 and served as a producer on Good Morning San Antonio and the News at Noon for more than a decade. She created KSAT’s South Texas PRIDE series in February of 2018, and was nominated for a GLAAD award and was named Pride Center Media Icon during its inaugural ceremony in 2019 for her work on the series. She also worked with meteorologist Kaiti Blake on Blake’s Brainiacs before she joined the cast of SA Live as executive producer in October of 2018.
As the mother of a young daughter, STEAM advocate, NASA enthusiast and self-proclaimed foodie, Diana’s favorite moments at KSAT 12 were spent on a team with former astronaut Eileen Collins during a mission to Mars simulation, at Market Square during SA Live’s teatime with Lou Ferrigno, at roller derby practice with the Alamo City Roller Girls, during SA Live’s 2019 Port Aransas summer primetime special, SA Live’s Show of Thrones, which celebrated the final episode of “Game of Thrones,” and with the San Antonio LGBTQ+ youth support group Fiesta Youth for South Texas PRIDE.
Diana can’t get enough of the SA Live cast’s fun-loving celebration of the city she loves and she’s excited for the next chapter at Market Square! You can connect with her and share story ideas on Twitter or send her a message on the SA Live Facebook page.