Dana is Instrument Engineer for the OOI Regional Scale Nodes cabled system. She earned a B.S. in Ocean Engineering at the Florida Institute of Technology and received her M.S.E.E from UC Berkeley. She has worked as an engineer in such diverse fields as atomic layer deposition, ultra low power wireless mesh networks, and ocean instrumentation. Before joining the University of Washington Applied Physica Laboratory, Dana was the Lead System Engineer at Fugro Seafloor Surveys, a large, international geotechnical services company. Dana is also a certified SCUBA diver and has extensive experience in both dockside and marine operations.