Dana Yanch

John Curran (CCNP R&S) is a Consulting Systems Engineer with Cisco’s Global Virtual Engineering group, specializing in Routing and SD-WAN. During seven years at Cisco, he has worked as a Network Consulting Engineer for Cisco's Advanced Services team supporting government and education customers. He has presented at Cisco Live Europe on Cisco SD-WAN. Curran holds a B.S. in Computer Engineering Technology from the University of Cincinnati.

Jason Gooley (CCIEx2 R&S, SP, No. 38759), is Technical Solutions Architect for Cisco’s Worldwide Enterprise Networking Sales team, specializing in SDN, network programmability, and campus LAN, WAN, and data center design. A Cisco Live Distinguished Speaker, he has authored multiple Cisco Press books, develops for the CCIE program, creates Cisco.com training content, and serves on the Program Committee Board for the Chicago Network Operators Group (CHI-NOG). He has 20+ years of industry experience.

Dustin Schuemann (CCIE R&S, No. 59235) has 17+ years of networking experience, both at Cisco and in the manufacturing, retail, and financial industries. Now a Solution Architect in Cisco’s CE COE organization, he directs enterprise solutions including SD-WAN. He speaks on SD-WAN at Cisco Live globally, and has twice been honored as Distinguished Speaker, an award restricted to the top 10% of all speakers. He also works with Learning@Cisco to develop certification material, mentor students, and build communities.

Dana Yanch (CCIEx2, CCDE) is a Cisco Global Technical Solutions Architect who has focused on Cisco SD-WAN for 4+ years. He brings 10+ years of large-scale design and implementation experience in the enterprise and data center space, has held technical leadership and advisory roles at Cisco’s largest Gold partners, and has extensive implementation experience with multiple overlay solutions. A dedicated mentor and educator, he leads the Phoenix Cisco User Group.