Dana Christensen graduated from Hastings College with degrees in Music and Music Education, majoring in piano and minoring in voice and flute. Before moving to Colorado, she taught middle school and high school choirs in the Houston area. She also holds a graduate certificate in Theological Studies from Philips Seminary. Dana added a Special Education endorsement to her teaching credentials and began teaching at Morgridge Academy in 2015. She has five children (including two sets of identical twins), and is passionate about helping each of her students develop their potential as they prepare for high school.