Dan is the director of Program Advocacy and Communications with the Global Policy & Advocacy division. He leads the team that focuses on advocacy and communications across all of our global initiatives to help generate the awareness, resources, partnerships, and policy changes necessary to achieve our goals.
Prior to joining the foundation in January of 2011, Dan was senior vice president at Home Front Communications, a media and digital consulting firm based in Washington, DC. Before joining Home Front, he was a 17-year veteran of ABC News, having worked at its southern Africa bureau from 1990-1993 then as a producer and senior producer at Nightline for more than twelve years. His worked earned him a Columbia DuPont Award, three Emmy’s, NABJ’s top honors, and a Peabody Award.
Dan earned a BA in Communications from UCLA and a MALD in International Affairs from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy.