Dana Joel Gattuso is Senior Fellow at The National Center for Public Policy Research. Prior to joining The National Center, she served as an adjunct scholar at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, Washington liaison for the Property and Environment Research Center’s Center for Free Market Environmentalism, director of projects and issue management for environmental and regulatory affairs at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, director of research at the Pacific Research Institute, and deputy director of regulatory affairs at Citizens for a Sound Economy.
Mrs. Gattuso’s work has been widely published and quoted in major newspapers, news magazines and trade publications, including the New York Times, The Washington Post, USA Today, Fortune Magazine, Newsday, and the Dallas Morning News, among others.
She received her Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Butler University (Indianapolis, IN) and did graduate course work at George Mason University.
In the early 1990s The National Center launched the Center for Environmental and Regulatory Affairs (CERA, originally named the Environmental Policy Task Force), to counter misinformation being spread to the public and policymakers by the environmental left. In 2012, CERA was renamed The Environment and Enterprise Institute (EEI) and Teresa Platt was hired as its Director... (read more)