Dan accepted God’s gift of forgiveness through Christ at the age of 5 through the guidance of his mother. He grew up in a strong church that was truly a disciplemaking community. Dan then attended Moody Bible Institute where he received a Bachelors in Biblical studies. He then went on to Trinity Theological Seminary in Deerfield where he received his Masters of Divinity.
Dan started a church with Converge Worldwide (Baptist Association) in Neenah WI and remained there for 5 1/2 years until he was invited to start another CWW church in the western suburbs of the Chicago metro area. Springbrook Community Church was launched in 1996.
Dan is married to his wife Lori whom he met at Moody Bible Institute and they have three grown sons. He loves being the pastor of such a vibrant disciplemaking church where he has a passion for preaching, leading, and evangelism.