Dana has a long history of service and dedication to the Solano community and beyond. She has served on the Solano County Board of Education for 5 years, serving 2 years as President. She is also currently the President-elect of California County Boards of Education. She previously served 5 years on the Benicia Unified School Board and 8 years on the First 5 Solano Children and Families Commission. Dana is a 2014 Graduate of Emerge California. She is the Managing Principal of the Law Offices of Dana Dean, a 4-attorney firm focused on Land Use and Real Estate.