Dan grew up in the farm country of northern Illinois and then the western suburbs of Chicago.
A graduate of:
York HS in Elmhurst, Illinois
Michigan State (pre-Law & English Lit)
Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago (MDiv)
Dan was student pastor in Germany, as well as an ESL teacher, security guard, youth pastor and church planter in Chicago before coming to Kansas.
Husband to his high school sweetheart Laura, father to Jeremy and Eli (both in college this fall).