Dan was born and raised in Catskill. He grew up playing basketball, golf, and baseball throughout school. Received a Bachelor Of Science Degree from Siena College for marketing management and accounting in 1986 and has been working at the dealership since then. He is Chairman of the Upstate Ford Dealers, a member of NADA (National Auto Dealers Association) and NYSADA (New York State Auto Dealers Association. He enjoys golfing any chance he gets. Dan is a 4th generation owner of Lacy, and a active community member and advocate of all children programs in and around the area.