Service Highlights

Dan has been involved in a number of service projects throughout the years, including developing several websites and traveling to Africa on multiple occasions; a few of his service highlights are listed below:

Barebacks ClothingBarebacks Clothing
Co-Founder, Web-Developer – Riverside, CA
Summer 2011 – Current

  • Co-founded (with wife) “one-for-one”, socially-minded small business which sends clothing and money to African orphanages with each purchase
  • Created fully-functional e-commerce website to sell apparel
  • Help manage inventory, marketing and finances for company operations

Navigators, International Service TripThe Navigators
Team Leader – Namibia, Africa
Summer 2010 (3.5 weeks)

  • Co-led team for entire duration of trip
  • Recruited students at local college campuses to get involved with the local service teams
  • Spent time with children at various orphanages

Navigators, International Service TripThe Navigators
Team Leader – Namibia, Africa
Summer 2009 (6.5 weeks)

  • Helped small business owner build a website for her business
  • Presented programs for assemblies in front of hundreds of children at elementary, middle and high schools
  • Taught social and life-skills curriculum in middle-school and high-school classrooms
  • Led team for portion of the trip (managed money and contacts)
  • Recruited students on college campuses to get involved with the local service teams

Navigators, International Service TripThe Navigators
Team Member – Namibia, Africa
Summer 2008 (4.5 weeks)

  • Coordinated with Namibian friend to help an orphanage boy obtain a cleft-pallet surgery
  • Helped small business owner purchase and setup computers for internet cafe
  • Took over for team leader when he had to fly back to the United States for a family emergency
  • Spent time with children at various orphanages
  • Taught social and life-skills curriculum in middle school and high school classrooms
  • Presented programs for assemblies in front of hundreds of children at elementary, middle and high schools