Dan Parks serves as the Vice President of Technology Operations and Infrastructure for SquareTwo Financial. Dan has over 15 years of experience in the Information Technology sector and is responsible for overseeing SquareTwo Financial’s datacenter operations, systems engineering, information security program as well as the IT service delivery group. At SquareTwo Financial Dan has had the privilege of architecting and managing a highly available and compliant network that supports a national contact center presence with over 18 locations as well as the delivery of the company’s proprietary debt collection platform. Dan began his IT career with the Colorado Rockies Baseball Club in 1994 as a computer systems support specialist, then after a four year stint in the military served as an IT manager for a Colorado based startup software company. Prior to joining SquareTwo in 2011 Dan served for 12 years in progressively increasing roles of responsibility at LenderLive Network Inc. ending his time there as the Vice President of IT Operations. Dan has a Masters degree from the University of Denver in Computer Information Systems with a concentration in Information Systems Security and holds the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) credential from the (ISC)2. Dan is a veteran of the United States Army where he served honorably, both state-side and in overseas assignments.