Dana has now been practicing yoga for seven years at The Ashram. After graduating from WSU with a degree in Sociology in 2009, Dana completed Bikram Teacher Training in the fall of 2010 and traveled teaching Bikram’s yoga for three years. During that time, Dana taught well over a thousand Bikram’s Yoga classes and trained with some of the most experienced Bikram’s teachers in the world including Bikram Choudhury, Rajashree Choudhury, Emmy Cleaves, Brandy Lynn Winfield. She has attended clinics with Esak Garcia, Lynn Whitlow and other top Bikrams teachers. Dana attended the 2012 Bikram’s yoga woman's conference led by Rajashree and Emmy.

Dana has also been trained in Baptiste power vinyasa, ashtanga, and Iyengar yoga. Dana has been extensively trained by Gary and has completed The Ashram Raja, Advanced Raja, Anatomy, and Ayurveda courses; she is currently completing the Ashram Teacher Training program.