Dan Ortego

Dan Ortego
Dan Ortego Marquette University

 277B David Straz Hall

Milwaukee WI United States of America (414) 288-7394

Assistant Director - Business Career Center

Dan Ortego manages career development, career management and job placement functions for current undergraduate, graduate and alumni. He is also responsible for the development and management of relations with corporations, organizations and alumni to build long-term affiliations/partnerships to create internship and career opportunities for College of Business Administration, Graduate School of Management students.

Prior to Marquette University, Mr. Ortego worked for INROADS Inc, a non-for-profit intern and career development organization serving minority college students beginning in 2004. While at INROADS he served as Regional Director for the Great Lakes Region which includes Chicago, Indiana, Minneapolis and Wisconsin offices.

Dan received his Masters of Science degree in Management from Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Education from Northeastern Illinois University in Chicago.

Mr. Ortego is involved in several board and committees in the Milwaukee area, Hispanic Professional of Greater Milwaukee, Mentoring Committee, FUEL Milwaukee, Employer Council, Diversity Team and Health Care for the Homeless, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.


  • M.S. in Management, Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI
  • B.A. Education, Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL

Professional Interests

Student professional development, career coaching, employment search strategies, and client relationship management.

Professional Experience

Experience in Career Services, Professional Development, and Business adjunct instructor at the undergraduate and graduate level.

Personal Interests

Interest in various sporting events, high school sports, and golf.