3rd year at BVU
Dana Lehner begins her second season as the top assistant on the women's basketball staff in 2011-12.
Prior to making her way into the full-time position with the Beavers, she served one season as a volunteer coach in 2009-10. In addition, Lehner served as the head volleyball coach at Newell-Fonda High School during the fall of that year and was named the 1A District Coach of the Year. She also received the E. Wayne Cooley "You Can" Award for demonstrating great character and leadership in her coaching.
Other high school coaching duties she has been involved with include assistant girls basketball coach at South Sioux City High School in 2007-08 as well as at Rufus King High School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (2008-09). She does have prior collegiate coaching experience, having served as an assistant women's basketball coach at Briar Cliff University in 2006-07.
A graduate of Briar Cliff, Lehner earned a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education, while also playing basketball for the Chargers all four years. As a senior, she served as a co-captain and was named First Team All-GPAC peformer as well as earning Honorable Mention All-American accolades.