The Early Years
Dan attended the top-ranked Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST) in Alexandria, Virginia. While at TJHSST, Dan served as Student Government President, dabbled in microelectronics, and did his best to pretend he was a gymnast.
Dan is a graduate of the University of Virginia, where he attended the McIntire School of Commerce with a focus in Management Information Systems and Management. More notably, Dan served as the Cavalier Mascot where he earned a varsity letter and National Cheerleading Association All-American award. For his senior year at UVa, Dan was awarded a room “on the lawn” by his peers, often considered UVa’s highest student honor. During that same year, Dan received a scholarship for community service and achievement and served as an officer for his fraternity, AEPi.