Dana Afana – Board Member
Dana Afana covers business and transportation news for MLive and The Ann Arbor News. She previously covered Detroit business and politics for MLive, reporting on the 2016 presidential election and the Motor City’s downtown development surge. Dana also covers immigration news. She received a Best Enterprise Reporting award in the 2018 Michigan AP Media Editors competition for coverage of deportations, court backlogs and divided families amid immigration enforcement crackdowns. She also received a Best Business Writing award in the 2019 competition. She graduated with a journalism and political science degree from Eastern Michigan University. She started her career with internships at WDIV Local 4 and MLive.