Dan was awarded Oregon Teacher of the Year in 1992 and became a Space Camp Alum in 1993. Since 1995 he has brought over 400 students from the Oregon area to Space Camp. He taught fourth and sixth grade in the Rosenburg, Oregon school system for 30 years. In 2014, he and his wife moved to Portland Oregon to be closer to his daughters. He currently speaks at classrooms about the “Race to the Moon” and focuses on getting the word out about Space Camp. If you are interested in joining one for his groups to attend Space Camp, visit his Facebook page Oregon Space Camp Adventures.