Dan joined the SWM board in June 2016. He taught mathematics in the Warsaw Schools for 32 years and then taught in the Teacher Education Department of Grace College for 13 years. He has served on the Warsaw Education Foundation as a board member, the Togetherhood Committee of the local YMCA, and other local boards. Currently, he serves on the Alumni Council at Grace College. He has been a member of the Winona Lake Grace Brethren Church since 1960 and served in various capacities during that time. He married Miriam in 1964, and they have three children and seven grandchildren.