Danny Ward

Graduation Year: 
1976

Danny WardDanny Ward (’77 M.A.), Oakton, Va. :: received the HR People & Strategy Lifetime Achievement Award for his pioneering work in the field of strategic workforce planning. Through his research, work projects, articles, books and active mentoring of the community, he has shaped the development of this field. His workforce planning models and analytic techniques have been widely adopted across the public and private sectors. The award was given at the 2016 HR People & Strategy Conference in Phoenix and is only the fourth awarded in 40 years. He is chief workforce economist for the MITRE Corp. At UNT, he was active in the Student Government Publications Committee and Lab Band.