Dannie has 15+ years of experience as a journalist, nonprofit executive and communications and marketing strategist. She has managed international, national and statewide advocacy programs and communication departments. She has lectured on topics including LGBT, gender and racial equality and social justice and the media’s coverage of social change issues. She has served on 20 boards of directors and committees and has been awarded 14 honors, scholarships and fellowships while earning four academic degrees including, J.D., University of San Francisco School of Law, M.A. in Women’s Studies and M.A. in Black Studies both from The Ohio State University, and B.A. in Liberal Arts from West Virginia University.
Fun Fact: Dannie has studied abroad in Guanajuato, Mexico, Florence, Italy and London, England.