Dan McCarriar is the Director of Network and Production Services for Carnegie Mellon University's Computing Services division. He is responsible for infrastructure and operations in the areas of networking, communications, and data centers at the university’s Pittsburgh campus and at branch campuses in the United States and around the world. As a member of the Computing Services senior management team, he plays a key role in setting the strategic direction of the organization, helping the university remain flexible in response to a host of emerging technology needs.
Before joining Carnegie Mellon, Dan was the Director of Network Services at Duke University. Prior to that, he held a number of technology leadership positions at both Duke and Carnegie Mellon in the areas of Web development, systems development, media technologies and customer support. He has served on customer advisory boards for Cisco and Aruba Networks.
Dan earned an M.B.A. from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University.