Dana Caryl has worked for the Aspen Institute Business and Society Program (BSP) since its inception in 1998 and was, in fact, the program’s first employee. As the Program Manager of BSP, Dana oversees all program budget and expense matters. She is also the office manager and works directly with the BSP’s Executive Director, Judy Samuelson, as her executive assistant.
Prior to her involvement with the Aspen Institute, Dana worked at several non-profit organizations (including the Ford Foundation, where BSP originated) mainly as a logistics and events coordinator for several annual award ceremonies, and a correspondent to grantees and funders.
Dana graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Journalism degree.