Dana is a 2018 CBCCG alumna and has come back as The Cadets' EMT on the 2022 Medical Staff.
Dana completed her Bachelor’s degree in Public Health at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. She obtained her EMT license in 2017 along with her pharmacy technician certification. Dana started her career with 911/Trauma EMS services then went on to work for Harvard Teaching Hospital - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Surgical Specialties.
After aging out of The Cadets, she started training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Through BJJ, she gained experience for sports medicine/athletic training, as her coaches are Doctors of Chiropractic - Sports Therapy.
Dana is currently living in Hawaii and working as an EMT for a non-profit organization that provides medical care and vaccinations to the underserved communities of the island. She is also applying for physician assistant school in hopes of working for Boston Children’s Hospital in Pediatric Surgery.
Dana is happy to be back with The Cadets for a second season. This will always be her home, and she will help in any way that she can. She cannot wait to see her corps succeed with health and happiness!
Fun fact: Dana's nickname when she was a member of the corps was Little Pineapple.