First name: Dana
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
High school: Ronald Reagan High School
University: Louisiana State University
Degree: Communication Studies
Career goal: To become successful in film and television production.
Song: “Without You” by Mariah Carey
Book: "East of Eden" by John Steinbeck
Food: Chicken cacciatore
Movie: "Center Stage"
TV show: "True Blood"
Pastime: Enjoying a good movie with friends
Lifetime goal: To be successful in my career, have a loving family and make a difference in other people’s lives.
Best habit: Making a daily to-do list.
Worst habit: Waiting until the last minute to fill my car with gas.
Best experience of being a New Orleans Saintsation so far: Definitely going out and making appearances in the community. It is so exciting to meet fellow Saints fans!
Best thing about being a Saintsation: Getting to perform in front of over 70,000 fans!
Advice for younger girls: Work hard, believe in yourself and always strive to be your best!
Trait you admire most in other people: Generosity
What is your most outstanding attribute: My optimistic attitude toward life, I always try to see the positive.
Other than your family, who is a positive role model in your life: My mentor, Jelynne Burely; she is an outstanding and successful woman and has always been supportive in my endeavors.
If you had the opportunity to travel anywhere in the world, where would it be and why: The south of France; I would like to visit where my family is from originally. I have learned about my history, but there would be nothing like experiencing it first-hand. I would also love to try French cuisine.