Chief of Staff, Infrastructure
Dan provides project management and strategic leadership to the Infrastructure team. In this role, he develops and manages investments in initiatives that improve America’s ability to build vital infrastructure, including clean energy, abundant and affordable housing, and transportation infrastructure.
Previously, Dan worked for more than a decade in federal and state policymaking. Prior to joining Arnold Ventures, Dan served at the White House Office of Management and Budget, where he advised White House leadership on budget, management, regulatory, and legislative strategies for a portfolio of federal agencies, including the Departments of Energy, Agriculture, and the Interior, the National Science Foundation, NASA, and the Environmental Protection Agency. He also helped direct OMB’s efforts to implement major energy and infrastructure laws, including the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and the Inflation Reduction Act. Additionally, Dan has worked at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Colorado Energy Office, Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission, and Environmental Protection Agency.
Dan holds a master of science in environmental science, master of public affairs, and bachelor of science from Indiana University. He currently lives in Washington D.C., enjoys biking, and has yet to meet a mountain he hasn’t wanted to climb.