Executive Vice President and Chief of Staff
As executive vice president, Dan Tymann provides leadership to the offices of Admissions, Student Financial Services, Career Services, and Institutional Research—all of which impact the success and strategic vitality of the College in fulfilling its mission. Dan Tymann also currently directs Gordon's broad global education efforts and oversees the College's in-house legal counsel. In his role as chief of staff, he oversees the activities and functions of the President’s Office. In the midst of his other responsibilities, Tymann remains committed to taking time to build meaningful relationships with Gordon students and their families.
Tymann received his B.S. in electrical engineering from Tufts University in 1981. From 1981 to 2005 he directed manufacturing and engineering organizations for AT&T, Lucent Technologies and Cisco Systems. Beginning in 1990, he led worldwide manufacturing operations for systems and processes of Optical Networking products and subsystems. He chose to bring his talents and experience to serve Christ at Gordon College in August of 2005.
Tymann lives in Newbury, MA with his wife of 28 years, Andrea; their daughter graduated from Gordon in 2008.