Dan has worked in the golf industry since 1978 and was elected to PGA of America Membership in November of 1991. He is currently the Director of Instruction at Valencia Country Club, Valencia, CA. He also owns and operates Dan's Place Golf Instruction and Coaching, an indoor teaching studio, also in Valencia, CA.
Dan held a PGA TOUR Instructor Credential for three years and attended to several students during that time. His professional students have won 14 professional championships including two PGA TOUR events and numerous Nationwide TOUR events. His amateur students have won numerous regional, state, and local golf championships.
Dan served as Head Golf Professional at the Industry Hills & Sheraton Resort in the City of Industry, CA and Valencia Country Club in Valencia, CA. He assisted in the implementation of the PGA TOUR'S 1998 Nissan Open at Valencia Country Club and later developed the contract acquiring the Champions TOUR'S SBC Senior Classic held at Valencia Country Club. Dan is currently a playing member of the SCPGA Senior Division.