He is an active member of local clergy and community organizations that work to improve the lives of our citizens. His activities in the local community have included serving on the Board of the Volunteer Center of Marathon County, the Wausau In-House Network, is chairperson of the NAOMI Clergy Caucus, and the Institutional Review Board of the Marshfield Clinic and Aspirus.
Rabbi Dan is an active member of the Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) and the Midwest Association of Reform Rabbis (MWARR), and has served on the Board of the CCAR and as Chair of its Small Cities Committee, and as President of the MWARR. In the summer, he is a faculty member at the Union for Reform Judaism's Olin Sang Ruby camp in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin.
Rabbi Dan enjoys canoeing and downhill skiing. He is married to Julie Luks, and they have three children, Sarah, Eli, and Leah.