Dana English, CPA

Chief Financial Officer


Before joining Donohoe Hospitality, Dana served as CFO at a top-ranked national hospitality management company, where she was responsible for more than 100 branded and independent hotels and lead a team of 25 accounting professionals. Prior to being named CFO, Dana was a Vice President of Business Development and Owner Relations. Dana also previously served as Senior Manager at a nationally ranked CPA firm. Dana served as a Corporate Controller and held multiple senior leadership positions within the hospitality industry.

Dana is a CPA with over 23 years of experience in driving results, while developing her team and creating a collaborative and responsive, high-performing accounting culture. She graduated with honors from Salisbury University’s Perdue School of Business with a BS in Accounting. Dana has served as an adjunct professor and is one of the most sought-after hospitality accounting minds to speak at hospitality accounting and hotel ownership conferences. She is a past President and Chair of the Board of the DC Chapter of Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP).