Dana Infante is an Assistant Professor in Michigan State University's Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, and she is affiliated with MSU's Center for Systems Integration and Sustainability. Dana is an expert on aquatic habitat modeling within the Great Lakes basin and beyond. She brings critical partnerships with the National Fish Habitat Project of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and with the Great Lakes GIS mapping efforts of the Institute for Fisheries Research. Her research expertise is in conservation planning, sustainable management of aquatic systems, and environmental assessment.