Dana has worked with community analytics for over eight years first with the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship, and then with LOCUS Impact Investing. She leads research, content development, and logistics for Transfer of Wealth™ analysis, a decision-making tool for place-focused philanthropic organizations seeking to understand the wealth-transfer opportunities in their communities. This work requires Dana to provide extensive research and analysis of geographies across the United States. Working in the Lincoln, Nebraska office, Dana also provides research and data visualization support to LOCUS analytic and consulting projects, and grant management and project Salesforce tracking support to the broader LOCUS team.
Dana received her BA in English from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln.