Dana Weinstein is the Project Specialist for the Media Impact Project, where she assists with various research activities. She previously worked as an Executive Assistant at Public Counsel, a public interest law firm dedicated to fighting social and economic injustices. Her research interests include inequities in higher education and the role of media literacy in schools. She holds a bachelor's degree from Occidental College in Sociology and Spanish Studies. She has a Masters in Education with a specialization in Research and Evaluation at Cal State L.A.