Dana Cotton serves as the Admissions Coordinator for the Florida School of the Arts. With a personal love for art and theater, Dana strives to attract new students with a desire to learn and grow their craft as they follow their personal dreams and aspirations.
Having earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with honors from Jacksonville State University, Dana understands the true value of the education and training made available to the future students of Florida School of the Arts.
Driven by her passion for photography, Dana won first place in each of two juried exhibitions at JSU. One was for a silver gelatin image and another for a reclaimed book pinhole camera piece and for the images taken with it. Dana also won second place for a large format digital print at the Gadsden Museum of Art… also in a juried exhibition. Dana’s newborn photography was published in the Regional Medical Center’s Thrive for Life Spring 2016 edition.
Dana has twenty years of experience as a professional business manager and sales coordinator. In her spare time, she continues to perfect her photographic techniques, traveling, stand-up paddle-boarding, body boarding, swimming, dancing, and enjoying disc golf with her family.