Dana joined Global Learning Partners in 2023 as a Board Member. Dana is Director of Learning and Innovation at New Moms. She gathers relevant research and promising approaches from the broader field of practice and facilitates program design improvement processes and innovations for New Moms’ services. She also shares out New Moms’ own learning and experiences with practitioners and partners nationwide.

Dana’s tenure at New Moms began in 2009 as a volunteer at the social enterprise, Bright Endeavors. She comes to New Moms with experience as a Program Officer for LISC’s Economic Development team, where she managed a Department of Labor Re-entry project across six cities, and in marketing in the sustainable food and microfinance industries. Dana earned her BA from Northwestern University and lives and works in Washington, DC.