Dana is a highly experienced performer, director, and master teacher. Her career in the arts began as a member of the Professional Acting Company for Clear Space Theatre in 2004. For the past 11 years, she has taught and/or established performing arts classes and programs to students and adults of all ages and levels, specializing in honesty and excellence of craft. She has performed and/or directed over 100 performance pieces (theatre, vocal, movement) on the east coast as well as abroad, including Puerto Rico, Italy, and England. Most recently, Dana worked as a Master Teacher for the Maryland State Department of Education, providing professional development opportunities across the state in arts education and integration as well as the Community Engagement Coordinator and Theatre Instructor/Director at the Performing & Visual Arts Magnet Program within the Office of Advanced Studies and Programs of Anne Arundel County Public Schools.