Dana joins Penfield Montessori Academy as a founding assistant teacher at MorningStar Montessori Academy in Cedarburg, WI. She also worked as a primary assistant at MacDowell Montessori School (MPS).

Dana’s favorite aspects of teaching are getting to know each child on a personal level and offering customized lessons based on the child’s interests. Dana earned her BA in Education from Mount Mary University and AMI primary certification from the Montessori Institute of Milwaukee. She is completing a Masters Degree in Montessori Education from Loyola University-Maryland. She currently lives in Menomonee Falls. Her hobbies include gardening, cooking, hiking, and attending music festivals with family and friends.