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Contact Me

Getting Personal:

I love adventures, people, singing, learning, teaching, and seeing results! I'm known as a soprano soloist, Creighton voice faculty member, NCVS-trained Vocologist/Singing Voice Specialist, licensed K-12 educator, business owner, and an Affiliate of the National Center for Voice and Speech. However, my family is at the heart of who I am: my wonderful husband is John Wehrle, and together we have enjoyed living in 4 states while raising our 2 daughters. 


  • Launched a vocology practice: Diane Owens Voice, LLC
  • Received certification in vocology with Dr. Ingo Titze and the National Center for Voice and Speech
  • Member of the Voice Faculty at Creighton University (has also held positions in other universities)
  • International professional singing career with AGMA and Equity companies - click here for select performances
  • Zertifikat in German language study from the Goethe Institut in Germany
  • Touring opera artist, Artist-in-Residence, and performer in a one-woman show written for her, Ready, Set...Opera!
  • Master of Fine Arts in Vocal Performance from Carnegie Mellon University
  • Vocal music teacher with Iowa City Community School District at both high school and middle school levels 
  • Bachelor of Music with Honors specializing in Music Education and Voice from The University of Iowa

Select Awards:

  • Regional Finalist and First-Prize District Winner: Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions in the cities of Pittsburgh, Cleveland, and Toronto 
  • Second Prize: Bel Canto Singing Competition in both Miami and Cleveland
  • First-Prize Regional Winner for the MacAllister Awards in Opera  
  • Tennessee Arts Commission's Award in Voice, "the highest honor for an artist in the state." 

Professional Affiliations and Credentials:

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