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Dan Woods

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Dan Woods is CISO and VP of cybersecurity at Shipt. Before and after the working as the CTO of Biden for President 2020, he worked as a distinguished engineer at Target, where he focused on infrastructure and operations with an emphasis on building high-scale, reliable distributed systems. Prior to joining Target, he worked on the Hillary for America 2016 campaign’s technology platform by way of The Groundwork, which was a campaign-adjacent technology company. Before his foray into presidential politics, Woods worked as a senior software engineer at Netflix in the operations engineering organization, and helped create Netflix's open-source continuous-delivery platform, Spinnaker. Woods is also a member of the open-source team for Ratpack web frameworks. He wrote Learning Ratpack, published in 2016 by O'Reilly Media.