Editor's note: This teacher should have been included in Sunday's story, "Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce and Industry to honor its 'Great Teachers.'"
Diana Coveny, Troy Hofer Elementary School
Coveny is in her eleventh year of teaching in Troy School District 30C. She taught third grade for one year, fourth grade for nine years, and she is currently an ELL teacher at Troy Hofer Elementary School in Shorewood.
She and husband Bryan live in Minooka. They have two children Natalie and Nicholas with a third on the way.
Coveny attended Troy Schools kindergarten through eighth grade. She is a 2001 graduate of Joliet West High School and earned her associates degree from Joliet Junior College in 2003.
She received her bachelor’s degree from University of St. Francis of Joliet in elementary education in 2006, and her ELL endorsement and master’s degree in curriculum and instruction from Lewis University in Romeoville in 2016.