After graduating from the United States Air Force Academy in 1995, Mr. Daniel P. McAlister earned a Master's of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Loyola Marymount University in 1998 and a Juris Doctor degree from Loyola Law School in 2008. He served twenty years in the US Air Force and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel. During his Air Force career, he worked as an acquisition manager, responsible to develop and deliver major defense weapons systems -- mostly space systems.
Since retiring, in addition to starting a law practice and consulting firm, Mr. McAlister became a commissioned Notary Public and a licensed Real Estate Associate in California. He also serves as a federal fiduciary for the Department of Veterans Affairs.