Dan graduated with a Master of Physical Education (Sport Administration) from the University of New Brunswick and a Bachelor of Physical Education, Honours (Sport Administration) from the University of Ottawa. Dan brings over 35 years of experience in sport, event and not-for profit association management with a consistent record of success in organizational leadership, strategic and operational planning, revenue generation, high performance program development, policy implementation and execution of major events at the provincial, national and international level.
Dan comes to Squash Canada after a two-year tenure as the Senior Manager, Sport of the Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Organizing Committee, where he oversaw a team that managed 15 sports on the program. Previously, Dan was the Executive Director of Water Ski and Wakeboard Canada and Lawn Bowls Canada. In the early 90’s Dan was the High Performance Director of Skate Canada launching new programs such as the Athlete Monitoring System, Athlete Funding System and Parent Program.