Prior to joining GHC, Dana worked for Panorama Global as the Program Assistant in the Office of the CEO, as well as the Programs team. At Panorama, she directly supported the CEO through administrative functions such as relationship management, media curation, brief preparation, and office management. Additionally, she served a project management function for an initiative focused on research and peer learning on the impact of big-bet, unrestricted grants.
Dana attended the University of Washington where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Medical Anthropology and Global Health in June 2021. During her time at UW, Dana instructed a course of first-year students. As an instructor, she designed engaging and educational lesson plans covering topics such as major exploration, critical thinking and research, community engagement, and relationship navigation. Dana also completed a full-time internship in the office of State Senator Annette Cleveland spanning the 2021 Legislative Session. Through working with Senator Cleveland, Chair of the Senate Health and Long-Term Care Committee, Dana gained valuable experience with public health policy, stakeholder communication, and constituent casework.
Dana moved to NYC from Seattle at the beginning of August, and enjoys reading, trying new restaurants, and exploring her neighborhood.