Di first appeared with Tellin’ Tales in Divercity 2017. They then mastered the role of Malcolm X in Six Stories Up in Haunted Chicago and performed twice in Lifeline’s Fillet of Solo. Di has an undergraduate and two graduate degrees. They have taught ESL courses at local community colleges and abroad. Di is also a member of Unity Temple Unitarian Universalist Congregation where they are co-founder of Rainbow Connections, co-leader of the Writer’s Group, and active in various committees. Di participates in local open mics and cabarets sharing their fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. In their free time, they study three languages: Vietnamese, French, and Spanish.