Dan working for Pierce in the spring of 1991 as a sales intern and moved into a permanent position in customer service/warranty working inside Pierce until the end of 1993.
Dan then began working for Reliant Fire Apparatus, Inc. in 1995. At that time Dan also worked for a combination department in the Appleton area as a POC for 2 ½ years in the early 1990’s before getting hired full time with the City of Menasha Fire Department in 1993.
A consolidation of departments happened in 2003 to form Neenah-Menasha Fire Rescue, where he have been a Shift Commander since 2006. Dan holds an Associate degree in Fire Protection from Fox Valley Technical College and a Bachelor in Business Administration from Silver Lake College, as well as State certifications for firefighting/driver/officer and registered EMT-First Responder.