Dana Scott, MSN, RN, is the director of DBHDD’s Office of Health and Wellness under the Division of Developmental Disabilities. She has worked with DBHDD since 2008 in various positions, including nurse manager, associate nurse executive and nurse executive. She also started the department’s quality unit for nurses. She is the former director of child and adolescent services for the University of Maryland Medical Center, where she focused on inpatient care, partial day programming and expanding community-based services. Dana holds a bachelor’s degree from North Carolina A&T and a master’s degree from the University of Alabama.