Dan Sheehan

IT Technical Director, Priority Initiatives
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Dan Sheehan is the IT Technical Director for the Priority Initiatives team. For over 30 years, Dan has spent his career working in information technology at the University of Pennsylvania. Dan’s IT experience at the University covers a wide range of disciplines including, Operations, Database Administration, Business Continuity, Evaluating and Improving IT Processes, and Technical Documentation.  As part of ISC Technology Services’ leadership team, Dan served as IT Technical Director in the Database Administration group for 20 years. During Dan’s tenure in the Database Administration team, he was involved with the deployment of the first Enterprise Business Solutions system for the University, as well as playing a role with the delivery of the first versions of the Data Warehouse and Penn Community.  In 2017, Dan led the Recovery Services team in Infrastructure Operations that produced two highly successful offsite disaster recovery tests, as well as providing new processes and documentation for streamlining disaster recovery test preparation.  In Dan’s current position as IT Technical Director of Priority initiatives, his team will be focusing on providing cost effective automation solutions, with the goal of continuous improvement with the speed, accuracy, and quality of the delivery of IT services to our customers.

Dan is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, where he received a BA in English with a concentration in American Literature and Culture.