Professional Background: 

With over a decade of journalism experience, Dan joined Colorado Public Radio in 2018 as a regional reporter covering major news developments in Colorado Springs and surrounding areas. Previously in his career, he covered state government for Montana Public Radio as the capitol bureau chief. Additionally, Dan was a reporter for the Colorado public media collaborative, Inside Energy, and a freelance journalist whose work was featured on NPR’s Environment & Energy Collaborative.

Awards: 

Dan has been recognized throughout his career with several awards, including a Heartland Emmy, a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award, and several Montana Broadcasters Association Awards. Most recently, he received second place honors from the National Headliner Awards in the category for “Radio Breaking News.”

Education: 

Bachelor's degree in journalism, The University of Montana