Dan serves as the team leader of Joshua Project. Dan grew up in Connecticut and came to faith in Christ in his early teen years. He has served in Guam, Japan and Thailand with Cru. Dan and his wife Mary joined the staff of the U.S. Center for World Mission, now Frontier Ventures, in 1988. Since 1995 Dan has helped clarify the unfinished task of the Great Commission by developing the Joshua Project database of people groups. Joshua Project highlights the least-reached people groups of the world and seeks to catalyze pioneer church-planting movements to Jesus in their midst. Dan and Mary live in Colorado and have four adult children and four grandchildren.