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Dan Michelson

About The Author

Dan Michelson is the founder and CEO of InCommon, a for-purpose company that helps companies turn culture into a strategy that drives productivity and engagement by ensuring everyone feels part of the CORE. He also teaches Decision Strategy at the Quinlan School of Business at Loyola University in Chicago.

For the prior decade, he was CEO of Strata Decision Technology, a 500-person technology company with a mission to help heal healthcare. Strata was recognized as one of the nation’s fastest-growing companies, one of the best places to work, and had the highest customer satisfaction in the industry. In his time with Strata, the valuation of the company increased by more than $1 billion. Prior to joining Strata, Dan spent twelve years as the Chief Marketing Officer of Allscripts, helping the healthcare software company grow from 100 to over 6,000 employees and over $1 billion in annual revenue. 

Dan is the founder of projectMUSIC, a benefit concert that sends children in need to overnight camp, and of HackHunger,a collaborative of tech companies working to crack the code on hunger. He earned his bachelor’s in finance from Indiana University and an MBA from DePaul University. He is an avid runner, having completed twenty marathons as well as an Ironman Triathlon. Dan and his wife Kim have two children, Emma and Ian.

Books by Dan Michelson