Dana graduated with her Associate Degree in Nursing from Indian River State College in 2016 and continued her studies at Chamberlain University where she graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She finished her academic journey at Florida Atlantic University after completing her Masters in Nursing with a concentration in Family Practice. She has completed her Doctorate in Nursing Practice. She worked as an intensive care nurse from 2016 to 2021 at one of the local hospitals. She completed her last year of clinical studies at Treasure Coast Urgent Care and started working here after graduating from her Family Nurse Practitioner Program at FAU. She is passionate about patient and provider/nursing education and held several teaching positions during her graduate studies. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, spending time with her family and dogs, or the arts.