OneOC, formerly Volunteer Center Orange County, named Dan McQuaid President & CEO in November 2005. Through his tenure, OneOC has expanded its business lines to include volunteering, training, consulting and fiscal sponsoring services. As a result the organization’s total annual revenue has grown from three to over twelve million, expanding its capacity to help build stronger nonprofits and stronger communities in Orange County. OneOC currently works with 58 of the 60 largest companies in Orange County advancing their volunteerism, philanthropy, and visibility.
Dan has more than 25 years of leadership experience as a chief executive officer, community leader, board chairperson, organization consultant and trainer. Since 2000, Mr. McQuaid has been a consultant with more than 125 Southern California nonprofits, providing growth planning, leadership and organizational development, and program evaluation.
For twenty years, he was the Executive Director of Canyon Acres Children’s Services. Dan guided Canyon Acres’ development of a full array of integrated child welfare and mental health services for severely abused and emotionally troubled children and their families.
In addition to his work in the nonprofit sector, Daniel is an inactive licensed child, adult, and family psychotherapist. He holds a BA in Psychology and Sociology from the University of California, Riverside and a MS in Social Work with distinction from Columbia University in the City of New York.