"As much as I like doing these meetings in person, I'm really enjoying your online version -- the quick access to polls, and the side chats that allow us to add color to a conversation without disrupting it are great. You are running a really good meeting and it's much appreciated." Board participant, June 2020
"Thank you for making yesterday's retreat such a success.  You definitely are the Master Facilitator!" John Hutar, CEO, San Mateo County Silicon Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau, 2020

ABOUT DAN

  • Skilled facilitator of leadership development and strategic planning programs and retreats  

  • Executive-level leader in the not-for-profit arena with experience in membership, association and destination research, planning, business development, and governance

  • Excellent public/media spokesperson and trained public speaker

  • Certified in training and development

  • Experienced in designing and delivering both in-person and virtual programs

 

Dan is the former Executive Vice President and Chief Stakeholder Officer of the San Francisco Travel Association (formerly the San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau). During his 15 years there, he:

  • led a major organizational change initiative 

  • developed a comprehensive restructure of the membership program 

  • oversaw the membership, board relations, public relations, community relations, and education functions

  • contributed governance and membership documents to the member resource center at ASAE - The Center for Association Leadership

 

Dan has served on the boards of directors of the California Travel Association, American Society for Training & Development Golden Gate Chapter, and Northern California Society of Association Executives, and chaired the Northern California Network of ASAE - The Center for Association Leadership. He served on the advisory boards of both the San Francisco State University and University of San Francisco hospitality management programs.

 

Dan is a graduate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Institute for Organization Management, the Coro Foundation City Focus program, and the U.C. Berkeley Extension Human Resources Training & Development Certificate program.

 

  

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