Dana Braland Wortman grew up in Earlham, IA. Her education took her to Shattuck St. Mary’s High School in Faribault, MN, and to Wellesley College in Wellesley, MA. During her Junior year, she studied abroad in Vienna, Austria. Dana graduated from Drake University Law School in 2012 where she was a staff member of the Drake Journal of Agricultural Law and a member of the Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity. Since law school, she has been working in private practice primarily in the areas of tax and estate planning.
Dana currently lives in Ankeny, IA, and is a Board Member of the Autism Society of Iowa whose mission is, “to provide advocacy, support, and information to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders, their families, professionals, and communities throughout the state of Iowa.”