A graduate of Boston Latin School, Dan received a Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, from Assumption College. His major course of study was Social and Rehabilitation Services. Dan earned a Master in Business Administration from Rutgers University. Early in his career, Dan worked as an auditor and management consultant for Deloitte & Touche in both the New York and Boston offices.
Dan’s post public accounting experience extends across a broad spectrum of the healthcare sector including academic medical centers, specialty hospitals, physician group practices and community health centers within venture capital, acute and municipal settings. In addition to a consulting role, Dan has served as a controller and director of financial planning.
In June 2005, Dan joined Bright Horizons where he has served in management roles within both the internal audit as well as governance, risk and compliance areas of the organization. In addition to playing a global role in Bright Horizons’ ramp-up to Sarbanes-Oxley compliance for a newly publicly-traded company, Dan created a quality assurance program for U.S. child care centers that assesses compliance with state licensing requirements, as well as alignment with prescribed health and safety standards and the Bright Horizons curriculum. Dan oversees the Company’s Policy Governance Board.
Dan has been active in community organizations with a focus on the special needs community. Since its founding in 2008, Dan has served as a Director for Bailey’s Team for Autism. In addition, Dan served on the advisory board that designed the Hockomock Area YMCA Integration Initiative. Other community activities have included the American Cancer Society, the Mansfield Challenger Sports Program, the Qualters Middle School PAC, Autism Speaks, the Little North Attleboro League-Challenger Division, and Miss Cindy’s Original Dancing’ Dads.
Dan and his wife, Jane, live in Mansfield. Their son, Kevin and his fiancé enjoy post-college life in Boston. Their daughter, Emily is enrolled at the Mansfield Redemption Center Adult Services Program, and continues to enjoy an inclusive experience as honorary team manager for girls’ basketball and softball at Mansfield High School.
Dan serves as Treasurer of Bailey’s Team