Director since October 2018
Mr Daniel C. Staton is an Independent Trustee of Public Storage. Mr Staton joined the Board of Directors of Public Storage in March 1999, and is Chairman of the compensation committee and a member of the audit committee.
Mr Staton founded Staton Capital LLC, an investment and venture capital firm, in 2003 and serves as Chairman and Managing Director. Mr Staton is non-executive chairman of the board of ARMOUR Residential REIT Inc (NYSE: ARR).
He has been the non-executive chairman of ARMOUR since November 2009 and was the President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Enterprise Acquisition Corp. from its inception in 2007 until its merger with ARMOUR Residential REIT in November 2009.
Mr Staton also served as non-executive chairman of Javelin Mortgage Investment Corp, a mortgage REIT, from 2012 until its merger with Armour Residential REIT in April 2016. Since January 2015, Mr Staton has indirectly owned a minority limited partnership interest in ACM.
Mr Staton was chief operating officer and board member of Duke Realty (NYSE:DRE) from 1981 to 1999 and served as chairman of Storage Realty Trust from 1997 to 1999, when he led its merger with Public Storage (NYSE:PSA).
Mr Staton has served as a director of Terran Orbital and Here Today and also served as chairman of FriendFinder Networks Inc.