Dan Elder

Dan Elder, ACC

Executive Coach and Trainer

Dan Elder is an accomplished executive with more than 35 years of leader success in government and industry. A 4-time U.S. Army Hall-of-Fame leader and a graduate of the Sergeants Major Academy, he leverages his extensive management experience as a respected consultant, trainer, and coach for organizations and individuals seeking change and growth. His broad areas of expertise in training and mentoring results in creating positive cultures for workforce and leader development, providing one-on-one and team coaching, and in creating innovative solutions to organizational challenges.

Dan is a serial entrepreneur and the founder and managing partner of Topsarge Business Solution and is the Chief Technical Officer and owner of milMedia Group. Throughout his career Dan has held various leadership positions in government, not-for-profit and in industry; he is a valuable asset for businesses executing transformation across the organization. His broad areas of expertise include project management, innovative solutions, strategic planning and implementation, mentorship, and implementing technology solutions. He creates and leads developmental seminars and presentations at the TBS Leader Development Center and as part of the True Growth Academy, he is a Wiley DiSC partner and a certified coach by the International Coach Federation where he provides executive coaching services and delivers personality assessments 360-degree feedback results.

Dan received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Management from Trident University International and his Master of Science in Corporate and Organizational Communication from Northeastern University. He earned a graduate certificate in Executiv