ORG Southeastern Wisconsin Instructional Network Group (SWING) Title BIO Dan is currently the Director of the Southeastern Wisconsin Instructional Network Group (SWING). In addition to working with K-12 and higher education partners, Dan also heads up the WIRED Partners initiative to get Wisconsin's Resources in Educational Partners: Wisconsin's museums, zoos, libraries, aquaria and other 'content providers,' to use today's communications technology as an effective educational outreach tool. In 2004, Dan joined the Internet2 K20 Advisory Committee and later became a Chair of Wisconsin's K20 Working Group through WiscNet. Dan's background is in both elementary and adult education, and has been practicing various forms of distance learning for many years. A creative approach, a zeal for lifelong learning, and Dan's knack for technology come together in programs that ignite learners and produce real 'technology integration' skills to take home. Dan is a frequent speaker at conferences, and has keynoted at the Texas Distance Learning Associations annual conference, as well as opened for David Thornburg's keynote at CILC's Keystone Conference.