Daniel S. Mead
President of strategic initiatives, verizon wireless
Dan Mead was elected to the Board of Trustees effective July 2014 representing business and industry. He earned a B.S. in Quantitative Business Analysis in 1975 and an MBA in 1977, both from the Smeal College of Business at Penn State. He spent most of his career in telecommunications and currently serves as president and CEO of Verizon Wireless. Mr. Mead serves on the Council of Fellows at Penn State Behrend. He has been honored by Penn State with the Distinguished Alumni Award and selected as an Alumni Fellow by the Penn State Alumni Association.