Board Member


Dan Lindblade, CAE

President & CEO Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce


an has over three decades of award-winning organizational management experience at national, state and local levels. He is in charge of vision for the Chamber, leading the executive management team and volunteers in Fort Lauderdale. He lobbies on behalf of business issues and interests and focuses on inspiring prosperity. Lindblade is a Certified Association Executive (CAE), serves as a Housing Commissioner for the Fort Lauderdale Housing Authority, is on the Orange Bowl Committee, the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance Board of Directors, the Broward Business Council on Homeless, Winterfest Boat Parade’s Executive Committee and Board, Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association's South Florida Chapter’s Board of Directors, the Florida Association of Chamber Professionals Board and numerous other groups. Dan has held positions of President & CEO, executive vice president, director of government affairs and public relations at organizations in Madison, WI, Orlando, Albuquerque, Fort Lauderdale and Lexington, KY. Dan and Sharon Rollins Lindblade have been married for 30 years. They have one daughter, Allie.