VP of Member Services,
Marketing and Public Relations
Dan began his career at Big Sandy RECC in Paintsville, Kentucky in 1994 as the Member Services and Public Relations Director. There he was responsible for safety, member communications including annual meeting planning/preparation, Kentucky Living magazine and public safety presentations.
He began working at Inter-County Energy in 2003 as an energy advisor and then moved into the position of Manager of Customer Services & Key Accounts in 2004 responsible for member issues ranging from residential, small and large commercial to large industrial loads. In 2014, he was named Vice-President of Member Services & Public Relations for the cooperative.
Dan’s community involvement began with Floyd and Johnson County's local chambers along with the Paintsville Rotary Club where he held the position of secretary and president over a nine year period. Dan was also served as chairman and co-chairman of the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life in Johnson County before moving to the Danville area. After moving to the Danville-Harrodsburg area in 2003, Dan later joined the Harrodsburg Rotary Club, past member of the Garrard County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Mercer County Habitat for Humanity, American Red Cross's Bluegrass Area Chapter Board of Directors in Lexington as well as other community organizations within the service territory of Inter-County Energy. He is a 2009 graduate of Leadership Boyle County and a 2005 graduate of the Kentucky Institute for Economic Development, currently Kentucky Association for Economic Development.
Dan grew up in Scott County, moved to Floyd County in eastern Kentucky, graduating from Prestonsburg High School and later receiving a Bachelor of Business Administration from Morehead State University. He also is a graduate of both the NRECA Management Internship Program and the Certified Key Account Executive Program (CKAE) as well as additional management and supervisory programs.
Dan resides in Mercer County with his wife, Arty. They have four children, Shelby, Madison, Max and Liam and one grandson, Kolton. They attend church at Living Water Worship Centre in Danville, Kentucky.