INDEPENDENCE — Dana Harrington has been named the Town of Independence’s new events coordinator.
Harrington grew up in Comers Rock and attended Elk Creek Elementary and Independence High School. She has a dairy science degree from Virginia Tech.
“This brings me full circle,” she said, upon noting that she now manages and lives on her family’s farm in Comers Rock.
Harrington has managed livestock markets for 20 years. She owned a graphics company and has experience with photography, videography and freelance writing.