BS, 1981 -- Missouri State University

M.Div, 1985 -- Midwestern Seminary


2010 -- Spiritual Direction, Stillpoint Center for Spiritual Formation, Nashville, TN

2017 -- Prepared Facilitator, Circle of Trust® approach, Center for Courage & Renewal, Seattle, WA

Dane maintains a Spiritual Direction practice in The Shelter.  For more details, see Spiritual Formation

He serves as the Director of Spiritual Formation for Sage Hill Counseling. Among is roles at Sage Hill he co-facilitates Men’s Therapy Process groups, serves on the teaching faculty for Spiritual Root System Training, and guides the spiritual formation for Sage Hill therapists.

Dane’s career spans 30+ years in higher education on both public and private university campuses.  He has worked in the areas of Counseling, Residence Life & Housing, Student Health & Wellness, New Student & Parent Orientation, Parent Programming, University Chaplaincy, and Faculty member. 

Dane created College Parent 101, a presentation-based conversation on the transitions for parents of new college students; helping them navigate the dynamics in the changing roles and relationships.  You can contact about the presentation here.