Dan is an internationally renowned nutrition and fitness expert; developing wellness and nutrition programs for busy executives, brides-to-be, and families. He has presented his health and wellness strategies to thousands of executives world-wide; helping them to live longer and healthier lives, reduce healthcare costs, and achieve greater personal and workplace productivity. Dan’s engaging, interactive style has inspired thousands to achieve permanent, life-changing results. His message has impacted individuals, families, executives and private groups. In 2015, Dan was featured at the Vistage International Speaker Showcase.
As a Certified Nutrition Coach through the International Board of Nutrition & Fitness Coaching (IBNFC), Dan is a member of the Venice Nutrition Coaches Network. His nutrition programs, based on blood-sugar stabilization and macro-nutrient balance, are designed to permanently end dieting. While Dan (an omnivore) works with a wide range of clients, his high protein, gluten-free, vegan recipes are featured in Mark Macdonald’s New York Times Bestselling book Why Kids Make You Fat…and how to get your body back, earning him the title “The Plant Based Guru.”
Dan is a former Guinness World Endurance Record holder for the 48 hour treadmill marathon event. In addition to being a world leader in nutrition and fitness, he is a 30 year veteran of the martial arts. He has practiced, coached, and studied many disciplines including Jiu Jitsu, Krav Maga, and Tae Kwon Do.
Holding Master’s degrees in Business Administration; Strategic Leadership; and Project Management, Dan’s education transcends nutrition, allowing him to identify with the challenges faced by today’s busy executives. In addition to running his own company, he has also served as an adjunct professor at the University of Mary’s School of Business in Bismarck, ND.
In 2014 Dan launched his ROCK THAT DRESS program, forever changing the weight-loss struggle for brides around the world. As with all of Dan’s programs, Rock That Dress incorporates his core philosophies of stress-reduction, blood-sugar stabilization, exercise and movement as essential functions of the human body, and continuous personal development.
Dan is an entrepreneur, speaker, martial artist, scuba diver, ultra-runner, mentor, business owner, writer, husband, and father of two amazing boys.