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TILLMAN TUESDAY: Adventurist Tillman Scholar Dan Futrell Thrives on Pushing Himself to Better Society

Pat Tillman Foundation Communications   |   By Jill Walsh, Communications Manager   |   October 18, 2016

Pat Tillman Foundation can’t fulfill its mission to empower military veterans and their spouses without the generosity of our supporters across the country. Nationwide, over 400 Tillman Scholars are striving to impact our country and communities through their studies in medicine, law, business, policy, science, education and the arts. Every “Tillman Tuesday,” we are committed to highlighting the individual impact of a Tillman Scholar, focusing on their success in school, career and community—all thanks to your support. This week we highlight 2011 Tillman Scholar and Army veteran Dan Futrell who earned his Master of Public Policy degree from Harvard Kennedy School of Government and currently works at a tech startup focused on data analytics. Dan’s passion lies in his elected role on the Somerville School Committee where he serves a city of 77,000 people. Also an avid runner, Dan is also featured in the November issue of Outside Magazine, highlighting his discovery of the black box from a missing Bolivian airline flight that killed all 29 people on board. (more…)

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