Dan earned a Bachelor of Journalism degree from University of Missouri and later a Masters of Business Administration from William Woods University.
Dan is a seasoned executive with over 25 years of professional experience in the animal health care, software, and media industries. Dan was on the ground floor in the formation of Valley Veterinary Care as a consultant before joining full time as the Chief Development Officer where he leads business initiatives to improve business and medical outcomes. Most recently Dan worked Patterson Veterinary as the Director of Technology. Prior to this, Dan was the Chief Development Officer for Best Friends Pet Care and the Vice President of Business Development for Henry Schein. He is also a former board member of Vetology and Vet2Pet.
When Dan is away from work, he enjoys spending time with his family and fur family.