With a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt and close to a decade in Healthcare Management, he has improved operations throughout all aspects of outpatient care, from call center performance and inventory management to ensure timely access to care and patient satisfaction. He has leveraged data throughout his career, creating solutions that have been adopted as best practices among peers across the country.
In the brief moments of free-time that life with an 18-month-old affords, he enjoys woodworking, podcasts, and smoking BBQ.

Danny has taken a special interest in Economic Development and works closely with local organizations to improve the financial impact and job creation of Northeast and Central Missouri. His efforts in economic development have led to the start-up of over 25 new local businesses and the procurement of over $7,500,000 in funding for those clients. Danny recently co-authored a book, “The Organic Entrepreneur Economy,” with several other experts outlining how to develop and sustain a community entrepreneurship program in a local economy.


Professional development is a top priority, earning certifications as a Business Coach, Economic Development Finance Professional, Economic Gardening Professional, GIS Specialist, and ProfitCents Advisor.