Dan began his law enforcement career with the Maplewood Police Department in August of 1999. Dan is currently assigned as a Lieutenant of the department’s Patrol Division. Over the course of his career, Dan has held a number of different positions in the department, including:
- Patrol Officer
- Field Training Officer
- Firearms/Use of Force Instructor
- Firearms/Use of Force Program Coordinator
- Patrol Sergeant
- Investigative Sergeant
- Field Training Unit Coordinator
- Investigative Lieutenant
Dan holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of St. Thomas and has recently gone back to school to attain his Master’s Degree.
Community Outreach and Involvement
Dan is involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters Twin Cities, is a department representative on the Maplewood Police Department’s Multicultural Advisory Committee, and oversees Community Outreach for the police department.