Assistant Director of Internship and Employment Development
Dana joined Career Services in August 2009. After spending seven and a half years as the office’s front line office manager, she was promoted to Internship Coordinator. Dana assists students, faculty, and employers with all aspects of the internship process, including internships with the New York Arts Program, Washington Semester, London Semester and Disney College Program. She also manages experiential learning opportunities like the pre-med shadowing at St. David’s Georgetown Hospital. A native of Austin, Dana earned her BS in Education from The University of Texas at Austin and worked for 14 years as a bilingual elementary school teacher in Austin and Georgetown. More recently Dana spent nine years serving as the office manager for Casablanca CenTex Realty. She is fluent in English and Spanish and also skilled in American Sign Language. Dana lives in Hutto with her husband. Her sons graduated from SU and her daughter is a current SU student.