Dan has been a West Oxfordshire District councillor since May 2019 and also represents Eynsham on Oxfordshire County Council. He lives in Eynsham with his wife, and his professional background is in finance. He has two adult children who grew up in Eynsham and went to Bartholomew School.
He is a passionate cycle campaigner, and is the cycle champion for West Oxfordshire District Council. You can also see him running or walking around the countryside, as well as supporting the large number of pubs in Eynsham village.
Dan was brought up in Cheshire, and has retained a commitment to supporting Stockport County FC. He was a director of the club after leading a fan buyout.
He was a member of the Liberal party from the mid-1980s, and thereafter joined the Liberal Democrats, inspired by a commitment to civil liberties, localism and international cooperation.