Dan is one of the most respected and well-known farmers in Hawaiʻi. He is an expert in farm infrastructure design and maintenance and has over 25 years of experience in farming production, harvesting, processing planning, farm systems business planning, soil remediation solutions, and farm crew training and management. In his career, he was a farm manager for Maʻo Farms in Waiʻanae, Ulupono, and Pacific Biodiesel on the North Shore of Oʻahu.
Dan also was a key player in the Hawaiʻi Military
Biofuel Corp Project, and is currently working in Hana, Maui teaching farming practices to the community.