With management experience in small to mid-sized organizations, both private and non-profit, Dara Stigdon understands the kind of process-driven efficiency that defines the Danielson Group operation and underpins our organizational growth. A former small business owner, Dara brings an entrepreneurial spirit to the Danielson Group that is consistent with our culture and ethos.

After her early career in events marketing and production for the international aerospace and defense industry, Dara pursued her passion for education through service in Chicago’s non-profit community where she has worked to improve college persistence rates among urban public school students and promoted early childhood literacy.

Dara holds a MA in philosophy from Indiana University.