Dan’s been crafting kids and preteen ministries for more than a decade. He is a sought after elementary, preteen, and middle school camp and retreat speaker in the U.S. and abroad. He also enjoys consulting with family ministry teams to develop engaging ministry environments to reach the next generation. Dan’s background in education, theater, and church ministry led him to his current role at Orange as the Elementary and Preteen Curriculum Director. He leads the team who create the weekend church experience for thousands of churches around the world. Dan also wrote the Amazon bestseller, Caught In Between: Engage Your Preteens Before They Check Out to help church leaders understand the world of preteens and create an environment to meet their unique needs. Dan and his wife, Jenna, live outside Atlanta, Georgia, with their four kids, Liam, Elli, Addi, and Taye.