Dan has an extensive background in journalism and writing as editor-in-chief of his high school newspaper and graduate college newspaper. He was the chief sports writer for the Lake County Star weekly newspaper. Dan is also a chiropractor, musician and public speaker. Since 1985 he has been the founding director of a multi-doctor clinic, the Spinal Care and Wellness Center. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Palmer College of Chiropractic and is a member of the Christian Chiropractors Association. He has presented numerous health and business workshops to businesses, civic clubs and churches.
Dan is a former youth minister choir director and former volunteer executive director of Correll Missionary Ministries, a mission with schools, clinics and churches in India, Bolivia, Guatemala, Spain and the Philippines. Dan served on the board of directors of the community health coalition, Roanoke Valley Alive and Well, as well as the Salem Rotary Club. He is an elder in his local church and has served as publicity chairman of the Roanoke College Children’s Choir. Dan is also the CEO of ThinkWowDomains.com a domain registration company. He and his wife, Kimberly, and their children, Jacob, Noah Kirsten live in Salem, Virginia.