Mentored by American activist and well-known writer, Parker J. Palmer, Dan serves as a Courage & Renewal facilitator and leadership consultant for individuals and for business, educational, and religious organizations. Dan facilitates workshops among various professional teams and diverse communities throughout North America. in 2017, he leads workshops at Le Monasteres Des Augustines, Hollyhock Centre on Cortes Island, BC, and Omega Institute in New York, as well as other venues.
Much of his professional experience has been as a priest and ministry coach (Anglican Church of Canada). For about a decade of life, he managed a wildlife park! As co-founder of the intentional community, RareBirds Housing Co-operative, he has a passion for exploring alternative living and a more sustainable relationship to the land. He is involved in local social justice, environmental activism and grassroots political work in British Columbia.