Dan joined the United States Air Force in 1992. After graduating from the Security Forces Apprentice course Dan was stationed at Vogelweh, Germny with the 569th U.S. Forces Police. While stationed at Vogelweh, Dan deployed in support of Operation Southern Watch as a heavy weapon specialist. In 2006 Dan deployed to Afghanistan as Flight Chief and Patrolmaster. In 2007 he was selected to support Security Forces contingency operations as a ground combat instructor at the 96th Ground Combat Training Squadron (96 GCTS), Eglin AFB, FL where he instructed over 4000 students. In 2010 Dan was hired as Joint Tasking Program Manager at Air Force Central Command, Al Udeid. After his tour at AFCENT, he was assigned to Hurlburt Field as Operations Superintendent and Squadron Superintendent where he deployed to Afghanistan as AFSOC Force Protection Manager. Dan retired in December 2017.
Dan graduated from the Community College of the Air Force with an Associate of Science in Criminal Justice in 2000. Completed his Bachelors of Science in Resource Management from Troy University in 2002, and completed his Masters of Business Administration in Sports Management from Columbia Southern University in 2011. Dan is United States Air Force Global Strike and Air Force Security Forces Center Sales Manager for Darley Defense and responsible for establishing and maintaining customer relationships by providing quality products and services to our customers.
Dan loves to ride his motorcycle and spend time with his family and is married to Crystal, together they have three daughters, Destiny, Olivia, Izzy and one son, Daniel. Daniel is currently on active duty with the Air Force