Dan brings more than three decades of executive and management experience in nonprofit organizations to SAMA as well as six years in the for profit sector, focused on marketing, communications, fundraising, and strategic direction. These roles included personnel management, responsibility for budgets, community relations, and working closely with boards of directors and volunteers.
A native of Texas, Dan holds undergraduate degrees in English and journalism from the University of Texas at Austin and a master of science degree in nonprofit management from Our Lady of the Lake University. He is an alumnus of the Masters Leadership Program of San Antonio and has served on the boards of the Planned Giving Council of San Antonio, the United Communities of San Antonio, and Prosper West (formerly Westside Development Corporation). Dan has three daughters and a rescue dog.