We would like to introduce you to one of our board members, Dane Honrado. He graduated from Virginia Tech in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Physics and was commissioned as an officer in the United State Navy. He completed nuclear power and submarine training and then reported to his initial assignment aboard USS Spadefish (SSN 668) where he was selected as the 1996 Submarine Group Nine Junior Officer of the Year. He transitioned from active duty to the Navy Reserves in 2000 and was assigned as Commanding Officer for seven different units. He was recalled in 2002 serving in Kuwait and Iraq in support of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom and again in 2010 serving in Afghanistan as Base Commander for Camp Sabalu-Harrison, a forward operating base with 2,500 military and civilian residents.
Beginning in 2013, he served four years as a member and then Chief of Staff of the National Navy Reserve Policy Board; advising the Secretary of the Navy on policy matters related to the Reserve force.
In his civilian career, Dane has 15 years of experience in the energy commodity and investment industries. He is currently a Research Manager for the Virginia Retirement System.
He holds an M.S in Financial Mathematics from the University of Chicago, an MBA from Chaminade University and a Certificate in Anti-Submarine Warfare from the Naval Postgraduate School. He also holds the Financial Risk Manager (FRM) designation.
Dane joined the Full Circle Board of Directors in 2015. We are so grateful for his time and dedication to help Full Circle continue to grow our impact in the Richmond community. Thank you, Dane!