Dana Claire Simpson is an American cartoonist, best known as the creator of the syndicated comic strip Heavenly Nostrils, as well as the long-running web comic Ozy and Millie.
A graduate of The Evergreen State College, she was once a reporter for the Puyallup Herald, and did a stint as a graduate student in communication at Washington State University. As an undergraduate, she was a finalist for the 1998 Scripps-Howard Foundation Charles M. Schulz College Cartoonist Award, and won the 1999 College Media Advisers award for Best Strip Cartoon. Dana lives in Auburn, Washington with her husband David Brodbeck.
Her other comics include the political commentary cartoon I Drew This and the alternate reality drama Raine Dog.