Dana Riceel is the Special Assistant to the Executive Director. She embraces the pronouns her/she/hers and welcomes affirming epithets.
Dana pours her diverse lived experiences into her work at the Task Force. She has been afforded the opportunity to perform as a background dancer on two major tours and in videos and to provide choreography for well-renowned artists.
She is a DMV event promoter who has opened spaces for the LGBTQ+ community to receive peer/professional support. Her experience in the field of mental health piqued her interest in advocacy, and the Task Force confirmed her need to commit to the process.