A landscape architect for 37 years in New Orleans, Boston, and California, Dana wrote development codes on stormwater and manuals on stormwater management. Dana holds B.L.A. (LSU) and M.L.A. (Harvard), is ASLA member and LEED AP. She is on the Water Environment Federation (WEF) Workshops Subcommittee, WEF’s Stormwater Committee member, and Louisiana Urban Stormwater Coalition Treasurer. She pioneered green infrastructure design throughout Louisiana, teaches at LSU, Tulane University, and University of New Orleans. She is the author of “Using Plants for Stormwater Management: A Green Infrastructure Guide for the Gulf South,” LSU Press, April 2014.