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Daniel Bair

Department of State


Last updated: Jul 31, 2019

Daniel Bair is a Special Agent with the U.S. Department of State’s Diplomatic Security Service (DSS). He is currently assigned to the Office of Mobile Security Deployments, which is responsible for rapid operational responses to emergency situations abroad in order to provide a safe environment for the conduct of U.S. foreign policy. Prior to joining the Diplomatic Security Service (DSS), Dan worked for Johnson & Johnson as a sales consultant, and is a former U.S. Army Aviation Officer. During his time in the Army, Dan deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom as an air mission commander and pilot-in-command flying UH-60 Blackhawks. Dan also supported Joint Special Operations Command as an aviation liaison and planner. Dan holds a B.S. from Florida Southern College.

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