Dana Barringer is a Program Associate for the Latin America and Caribbean team at the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE). She works primarily on projects in Central America and Ecuador. In addition to her work in Latin America, she has lived in San José, Costa Rica and Santiago, Chile. She earned a B.A. from The George Washington University in International Affairs and Spanish & Latin American Languages, Literatures and Cultures concentrating in Latin America and minoring in public health. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, reading, and community service.