Lance has more than 25 years of experience in marketing and sales roles at both large technology vendors like Platinum Technologies and IBM as well as dynamic and fast-paced start-up companies like Bowstreet Software where he managed both direct and partner marketing alliances and activities.

Lance started his professional career as a modern dancer who has accumulated years of experience in a diverse set of professional environments including Bank of America, MFS and the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation where he held various management, consulting and leadership positions.

Lance is a graduate of Middlebury College with a dual major in Spanish/Theatre, Dance and Film.  He is also a graduate of the Center for Creative Leadership and the Byron Katie School of the Work and a Certified Facilitator of the Strengthening Families Program for Native Americans.  Lance is a member of an Indigenous First Nation.  He serves as the chief and tribal chairman of the Nemasket Nation.