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Daniel Dorsel

GSSM President, Member of 1990 Charter Class


Mr. Daniel Dorsel is GSSM's president. He is also a member of GSSM's Charter Class of 1990. Danny earned a M.A. in Educational Administration from Notre Dame, a M.S. in Environmental Engineering from Virginia Tech and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of South Carolina. Mr. Dorsel started his career as a consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers before entering into the field of education. During his 16 years in education and prior to returning to GSSM, he served as a high school principal, director of advancement, classroom teacher and coach. Mr. Dorsel serves on the Board of Directors for the National Consortium for Specialized STEM Schools (NCSSS).

Educational Background

  • MA, in Educational Administration, Notre Dame
  • MS, in Environmental Engineering, Virginia Tech
  • BS, in Mechanical Engineering, University of South Carolina