Dan Klein, Program Director and Performance Coach, has been a member of the Stand & Deliver team for eight years, working with clients such as Cisco, Nestle, NASDAQ OMX, ING, BlackRock and Vestas in more than a dozen countries around the world. He brings an expertise in improvisation and creative collaboration to his work with leaders and teams at all levels. Dan is the head of improv in the Drama Department at Stanford University and is on the teaching staff of Stanford’s Graduate School of Business as well as the d.school (Design School). He has also taught acting and improvisation at the American Conservatory Theater, Academy of Art University and Dominican University. A former dean of Bay Area Theater Sports (BATS) School, for over a decade Dan delighted audiences as a Mainstage Player with BATS Improv. He is a founding member of the award-winning San Francisco-based comedy group Kasper Hauser. Dan earned his degree in Cognition and Creativity from Stanford University.