With extensive experience working in municipal government agencies, public home builders, private commercial developers, apartment developers and as a court appointed receiver, Dan Long brings a broad range of experience to the Rancon team. As the Director of Development, Dan takes a hands-on approach in managing the environmental analysis, design, contracting and construction of various land development improvements and vertical developments of the Rancon Group. Prior to joining the Rancon Group, Dan was a Director at Cordes & Company, who acted as a court appointed fiduciary, aiding financial institutions and business entities with ongoing operations, reporting, re-positioning and liquidation of distressed assets throughout the western U.S.
As a city planner he managed entitlements, authored environmental assessments and coordinated with numerous agencies to facilitate master planned developments as well as institutional, commercial and industrial developments throughout Southern California. During his time in the private building industry, Dan managed numerous residential, commercial and apartment developments, including acquisitions, entitlements, and land development.
Dan has over 15 years of experience in land-use, development, business and real estate matters. His broad range of experience provides a unique ability to handle the challenging issues we face on a daily basis. Dan graduated from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo with a Bachelor’s of Science degree with an emphasis in Planning Management. He holds a certificate as a Fiduciary for Conservator and as Trustee from Cal State Fullerton. Dan was also a Division 1 collegiate athlete.