Hailing from Minnesota, Dan has always appreciated the changing seasons. Leisurely moments are spent engaging in outdoor activities such as biking, camping, skiing, and traveling with his family. His professional journey in technology began in 2000. During the subsequent two-plus decades, Dan’s roles have been diverse and dynamic, encompassing positions including software developer, network engineer, cyber security professional, compliance manager, technology director, and cloud solution architect. Currently, Dan holds the position of President at CCC. His qualifications include a bachelor’s, CISSP, SSCP, and CCSK certifications. Dan’s executive leadership is characterized by a ‘human-first’ philosophy and is guided by the principles of servant leadership. He also currently serves as the Director of Marketing for the CSA-MN Chapter, where he holds a position on the Board of Directors.