Chief Operating Officer
In his role as the Chief Operating Officer, Dan oversees day-to-day operations for our sites and is responsible for driving the highest level of clinical care, operational excellence, and growth initiatives for our health system partners. In addition, Dan collaborates with the leadership team to define Shields’ strategic plan and is responsible for operationalizing that vision. Dan also has a passion for coaching and the development of talent, which he has demonstrated since joining Shields in 2016.
Prior to Shields, Dan worked at L.E.K. Consulting in their pharmaceutical and life science practice. In this role, he served as a team leader who defined the strategic direction of engagements and managed the operational execution of case teams that performed research, executed data analysis, and developed insights. Before that time, Dan spent five years at Johnson & Johnson, where he completed a global leadership development program and led product development and launch for several novel sterilization devices.
Dan holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.