US Army - June 2002-Present
University of Utah - BS Parks, Recreation, and Tourism (In Progress)
Certifiactions & Training
CWA Climbing Wall Instructor (Lead Endorsed)
Wilderness First Responder
Top and Bottom site management
Avalanche Level 1
Dan grew up in Maryland as a mountain biker and participant in all things water related. Now he lives in Salt Lake City and is currently finishing his bachelor’s degree at the University of Utah in Parks, Recreation, and Tourism with an emphasis in Adventure and Outdoor Programs. Dan specializes in rock climbing and wilderness medicine. He has a passion for teaching and learning and believes that sustainable relationships with the outdoors are key to a healthy and happy lifestyle. When he’s not instructing rock climbing, Dan spends his time climbing, camping, backpacking, or doing yoga.