Dan joined Thrive Scholars as the East Coast Executive Director in October of 2018. In this role, he helps to marshal the city’s resources to support Scholars from the Greater Boston area and beyond, as well as manage foundation relations and grant writing for the organization nationwide. Dan previously served as the General Counsel of the May Institute, a national nonprofit serving individuals with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities, worked in Boston and Washington in advocacy organizations and government institutions and practiced law at a number of firms in Greater Boston.
Dan also serves on the boards of nonprofit organizations in the education, arts, and Jewish communities. He holds a J.D. from Boston College Law School and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Rochester.