Dan has lived in Jimboomba since 2012 with his wife Bernadette and family. He is the Chairman of SEQWater and a Director of the Australian Water Recycling Centre of Excellence Ltd. He has a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from QUT.
Dan has wealth of experience in public administration, change management and stakeholder management. He had a 38-year career with the Queensland Government, finishing fulltime work in July 2015. Between 2006 2015 he was Director-General of three Government Departments the Department of Mines and Energy, the Department of Natural Resources and Mines and the Department of Energy and Water Supply. Prior to that he worked for many years in senior leadership positions in Queensland Transport. Dan is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.