Vice President, IT Business Planning and Project Management
Mr. Dan Lochner is responsible for business planning and project management for IT projects for the university, where he manages a team of project managers and business analysts tasked with delivering service enhancements, as well as managing business expectations based on staffing and prioritization.
Mr. Lochner joined American Public University System in 2006 as a senior business analyst. He quickly became a leader in the Information Technology department taking on more responsibility as a manager of software engineering, then director of financial systems, and, most recently, as AVP of financial management and HR systems.
He earned an MBA from the University of Rochester’s Simon School of Business where he was inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems from Blackburn College.