As the Director of Portfolio Dana manages the Portfolio team as well as the Demonstration Track and Go-to-market Track. On the Demonstration Track, she works with each company to design, develop, and execute transformational projects in Hawaii and the Asia Pacific. On the Go-to-market Track, she works with companies who are validating their business model or market expansion opportunities. Dana has also supported other ecosystem initiatives like the international utility accelerator program, Free Electrons.

Prior to Elemental Excelerator

Dana was a student at the University of Hawaii at Manoa where she graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in International Business, Marketing, and Finance.

Dana started as a Communications Intern for Elemental in 2014 and moved to Elemental Excelerator’s Demonstration Track team in 2015.

Outside of the office

She is also a certified yoga teacher, namaste.