Diane arrived at CIU when Andy enrolled in seminary and served as the Wives Fellowship President. Diane is a recipient of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education award in Alumni Relations. Her experience includes serving as the assistant director of Alumni Relations and director of the Annual Fund at Messiah College where she received her degree in Communications and a Business Administration minor. Passionate about Romans 1:16, she has led Bible studies with internationals and the women’s ministry at her church.
Diane and Andy have two married daughters who are graduates of Ben Lippen School.
Peggy Lee Manoogian
Peggy Lee Manoogian has served in CIU Alumni Relations since 2005 and is an adjunct professor in the Music Department. An accomplished pianist, her diverse musical background includes theatre, performance, worship leader, and teaching. Peggy Lee has a background in business as the owner and operator of a music academy and musical instrument repair shop and is fluent in English, Arabic and Spanish.
Peggy Lee has two sons: Jeremy, who is married to Christine; and Charley, a 2009 graduate. She is the proud grandmother of Abigail, Matthias and Melody. Other accomplishments: Attended American University of Beirut, Lebanon; Graduated from Roosevelt University with a B.ME and M.ME (Instrumental Music Education), Chicago, IL; Member of Music Educators National Convention and Music Teachers Association; Apprenticed in London, England in musical instrument repair; Transcribed Bedouin folk music recordings; Honorary Alumna (2009) of Columbia International University.
Danny Arabis grew up in Lisbon, Portugal as an MK of CIU alumni Tom (’82) and Vicky (’84) Arabis. He joined Alumni Relations in 2010, first as a student worker, and later as an intern. He graduated from the CIU Communication program in 2013, and in June 2015, he became a full-time Alumni Relations staff member. He is married to Courtney, who is a 2014 CIU graduate.