"Providing quality work and insight is essential to making a difference in the Healthcare world."
Dawn Beard, LPN
Clinical Analyst

Dawn Beard is a Licensed Practical Nurse with 29 years of experience providing compassionate care in a long-term care setting, including five years managing an assisted living facility. She has a strong familiarity with quality assurance (QA) programs, Minimum Data Set (MDS), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) submissions, and regulation compliance.


At Lantana, Dawn primarily supports project managers and their teams to achieve project objectives and deliverables while maintaining consistency with Lantana’s company strategy, commitments, and goals. She also provides internal support to Business Development and Operations.

Q & A

I can’t live without:

My family and friends


When you were 8 years old, what did you want to be when you grew up?

A Veterinarian or to work with animals in some way


What was your first job?

Certified Nurse Aide


Best advice received:

If you believe in yourself, everyone else will believe in you too.


I am passionate about:

Art and being creative


If I ruled the universe:

Everyone would have peace and happiness without conflict