Director of Corporate Affairs
As Oberon's Director of Corporate Affairs, Dan Goodwin is responsible for DME market analysis and personal engagement with fleet owner/operators, equipment manufacturers (OEM's), government officials, and advocacy groups. Dan leads the development efforts in bringing DME to market as a clean-burning, cost-effective, transportation fuel.
Prior to joining Oberon, Dan served as the VP of Engineering and Programs at Aethercomm, Inc. where he managed the engineering team and program managers responsible for designing, and bringing to market, new microwave radio-frequency (RF) solid-state power amplifiers and sub-systems for multiple prime defense contractors. Before transitioning to the commercial sector, Dan served in the US Marine Corps, attaining the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He served with Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force units as an F/A-18 and F-15C fighter pilot. He commanded a 175-person F/A-18 "Hornet" squadron aboard MCAS Miramar in San Diego County. Dan also served as a staff officer in the Pentagon lobbying for Marine Corps issues with senior Department of Defense (DoD) officials and members of Congress.
Dan earned an MBA from Norwich University and a Bachelor's degree, with Merit, in Systems Engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy, where he earned the Brigadier General Hommel Award as the Outstanding Marine Graduate of his class.