Join hosts Chris VanCleave & Susan Fox as they welcome Diane Sommers, Vice Presidential candidate for the American Rose Society.    

• Past President of the Waukesha & Milwaukee Rose Societies • Diane was the 2005 recipient of the Silver Medal from the North Central District of the ARS • And has the distinction of having been awarded the Bronze medal from both the Waukesha & Milwaukee rose societies.  • Diane is an avid exhibitor and believer in rose shows as a means to educate the public, Diane won the coveted Ralph Moore National trophy for her miniature arrangements and has won multiple awards in district and local shows.  • She is an ARS accredited Horticultural and Arrangements Judge and also a Master Consulting Rosarian.  • Diane currently serves as the North Central District Director for the American Rose Society • She is the current American Rose Society Treasurer and Chairman of the Finance Committee • ARS National Endowment Trust Trustee • A member of the ARS strategic planning committee • 2010 Chairman of the ARS National Miniature Rose Show • Diane is a contributor to Horizon Roses – A national publication known for being an indispensible guide for buying new show roses. Published annually by Robert Martin at