Bachelor, University of Minnesota, Duluth, 1957.
Disc jockey, advertising salesman, Station WKLK, Cloquet, 1953-1958; account executive, Station KTRI, Sioux City, Iowa., 1958-1960; owner, manager, Stations KGHS, KSDM, International Falls, Minnesota, 1960-1983; project manager, Colour Classified, International Falls, 1984-1986; Minnesota state manager, Colour Classified, International Falls, 1987-1989; owner, manager, Lake Country Advertising, International Falls, since 1989. Board directors Koochko, Inc., International Falls, Minnesota Broadcasters Association, Minneapolis. Government liaison National Association Broadcasters, Washington, 1979-1983.
President International Falls Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1963 (Outstanding Young Man 1969), International Falls Industrial Development Corporation, 1968. Member International Falls Chamber of Commerce (president 1970), Kiwanis (chapter president 1965), Rotary (chapter secretary 1981-1983, Paul Harris fellow), Elks.
Married Karen Ellen Nasenius, August 24, 1957. Children: Daniel Junior, Steven, Michael, Kristy.