Dana Vollmer-Grant

Associate AIA, 5x Olympic Gold Medalist and Aquatics & Sport Programming Specialist

My passion has been elite-level competitive swimming and through that journey I’ve seen hundreds of incredible training facilities. At ELS, I can combine that passion with my love of architecture to create facilities that have that wow factor and inspire people to improve themselves.

education

UC Berkeley, BA in Anthropology

started at ELS

2017

cities you’ve lived in

Syracuse, NY; Longview, WA; Granbury, TX; Berkeley, CA; and Danville, CA

meal

Steak, mashed sweet potatoes and sautéed spinach

physical activity

Swimming in the ocean waves off the coast of Bicheno, Tasmania

inspiration

Shane Gould, 5X Olympic Medalist in 1972, for her creativity, thirst for knowledge, life perspective, and family values

spare time

Finding new adventures for my two boys

best vacation

Soneva Fushi, Maldives

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