Dan Mortensen '79, Chair
Dan earned his B.S. in Business Administration from Winona State and his MBA from the University of South Dakota. He is Senior Vice President, Corporate Real Estate at Capital One in Richmond, Virginia. In his current position, Dan is responsible for all aspects of Capital One's Corporate Real Estate, including portfolio planning, facilities maintenance, workplace strategy and associate services for all facilities in the U.S., the U.K., Canada, and India. Previously at Capital One, Dan was responsible for all back-office operations supporting Capital One's North American businesses. He served for seven years on the MasterCard International Operations Committee. Dan has over twenty-five years of experience in financial services and credit card operations management. Prior to joining Capital One, Dan was an operations manager at both Citibank and Household Credit Services, and he was Vice President of Operations at GE Capital. Dan began his career as a management consultant at Arthur Andersen & Co. and McGladrey & Pullen.
Dan is active in the community in Richmond. He serves on the Boards of Directors and Executive Committees for the Virginia Chamber of Commerce and the Virginia Council on Economic Education. He previously served as Chairman of the Board for Family Lifeline.
Dan and his wife, Shaun, have four children - Jill, Angela, Zachary and Samantha.