Dan is a board member for numerous software technology startups and board advisor for Hack.Diversity. Dan’s most recent operational role was as Co-Founder, CEO, and Chairman of CloudHealth Technologies, a cloud management software company acquired by VMware in 2018. Prior to CloudHealth, Dan spent 25+ years as an executive in 4 venture capital backed technology startups of which two achieved successful initial public offerings on NASDAQ and two were acquired by Dell/EMC. Dan also spent 4 years founding and growing the Entrepreneurship Center at the University of Massachusetts Boston, bringing entrepreneurship and workforce development to our local, urban, diverse, and public university. He has been a UMB scholarship donor since 1994.