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Daniel Patrick Rupel, American protective services official, retail and consulting excutive, educator. Certified teacher, California. Recipient award of honor and Golden State award State of California, Instructor of Year, Westwood College, Los Angeles, 2004.


Rupel, Daniel Patrick was born on July 19, 1955 in Long Beach, California, United States. Son of Edgar Lee and Bobetta (Quantrell) Rupel.


Graduate, Goldenwest College, 1978. Bachelor of Science in Criminology, Suffield University, 2002. Master of Science in Business Administration, Suffield University, 2003.

Doctor of Philosophy in Criminal Justice, Suffield University, 2004.


Operations manager Treasury Stores, Orange, California, 1976-1978. Merchandise manager Sav-On Drugs, Anaheim, 1978-1981. Divisional manager HRT Corporation, Los Angeles, 1981-1983.

General manager Ross Stores, Norwalk, California, 1983-1988. Executive vice president New China Emporia, Huntington Beach, since 1988. Senior officer Huntington Beach Police Department, 1996—2004.

Educator Woodbury University.A., since 1986, Fashion Institute Design and Merchandise, since 1987, Brooks College, since 1988. President, Chief Executive Officer, Kujawa Entertainment Corporation, Huntington Beach, since 1977, Danco Consultant Group, since 1998, Retail Consultant International, since 1999. Criminal justice professor Westwood College, 2004-2005.


  • Certified teacher, California.


  • Other Work

    • Author: A Song for You, 1979. Columnist: Fashion Facts magazine, since 1987. Songwriter musical scores

    • published poet.


Member advisory board, Woodbury University, since 1986, chairman since 1987. Volunteer American Diabetes Association, Orange, 1984, Ocean View Little League, Huntington Beach, since 1986, Girl Scouts of the United States, Huntington Beach, 1984. With United States Army, 1973-1976.

Member American Songwriters Association (honorable mention 1977), American Poetry Writers Association (honorable mention 1988, Golden Poet award 1988), Norwalk Chamber of Commerce, Norwalk Merchants Association (president 1988), Meadowlark Country Club.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, tennis, racquetball, skiing.


Married Karen Marie Connair, September 26, 1973. 1 child, Danielle Patricia.

Edgar Lee Rupel

Bobetta (Quantrell) Rupel

Karen Marie Connair

Danielle Patricia Rupel