Dan Schmid

Dan is a dynamic leader deeply committed to social equity. His career spans impactful roles in both the non-profit and government sectors. As Development Director at First Graduate and Daly City Youth Health Center, and a Grant Writer at LifeMoves, he has been a pivotal advocate for the underserved. In the government sector, he served as a Director at Treasure Island Job Corps, transforming the lives of low-income youth through education and job skills training. Beyond these roles, Daniel’s entrepreneurial spirit led him to establish and successfully run a small business in San Francisco for over five years.

In the San Francisco community, Daniel’s influence is palpable. He has served on the boards of Hospitality House and SteppingStone Health, volunteered with Inner City Youth, and nurtured young minds as a basketball coach at Live Oak School. He holds a BA from the University of California at San Diego and an MPA from the University of Southern California, where he was awarded the Dean’s Merit Scholarship.