Dana joined Bridges after 35 years in the private sector, during which time he created and managed complex projects to help organizations successfully implement new processes and technology. He led large project teams on global engagements (working on nearly every continent), started new companies, and patented new products.

As the manager of the Bridges Alliance program, Dana is now focused on growing the stock of affordable housing in Howard County. He is also an active volunteer for other Howard County organizations, including Grassroots and Rebuilding Together.