Dan has over 25 years’ experience in working with youth programs and schools and over 17 years in the insurance industry specializing in child care insurance programs. He has presented seminars for the Wisconsin Child Care Administrators Association (WCCAA), the Wisconsin Early Childhood Association (WECA) the Wisconsin AfterSchool Association and for Waukesha County Technical College. He received an Individual Recognition Award from the WCCAA in 2011 for contributions to the field of early care and education in the State of Wisconsin. He is the Wisconsin Representative to the Child Care Advisory Panel for West Bend Mutual. He graduated Cum Laude from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 1997, and attained his WiSC (Wisconsin Insurance Service Counselor) in 2002. In the community, Dan currently serves as the Vice president of The Davidson Yell and Tell Foundation, promoting child safety awareness. He is a certified level II PSIA and AASI professional ski and snowboard instructor and a certified children’s specialist. He enjoys being a loving husband and an active dad with his three children, watching and volunteering with his oldest daughter’s dance team, helping in leading his son’s scout pack as the Cub Master, and being active with his 4 year old daughter.