Danna received her Masters Degree in Education from Washington University in St. Louis, MO, and her BS in psychology from Webster University in St. Louis, MO. Her direct service with children and families as teacher, counselor and mentor, eventually led her to serve as Director of Education at a residential treatment center and day treatment program for adolescents in St. Louis, MO. Her knowledge and experience extends to curricula design, behavior management, project design and parent advocacy. Danna has a particular interest in education and psychological research and those programs implementing best practices. She has served various non-profit organizations organizing and running projects designed to provide families with education and resources for their specific needs. Danna continues her contact with children through periodic tutoring and meeting them as appropriate throughout this process.