Dan leads the design and development of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting's website and provides support to it and its partner organizations. He also creates data visualizations and tools for educational outreach. His work at the Pulitzer Center has contributed to awards for best online journalism from the National Press Foundation, the National Press Club, and the Society of Professional Journalists.
Dan became interested in Web publishing while working with a newspaper in Sudan in 2006. His clients have included the Institute for War and Peace Reporting, Alicia Patterson Foundation and the International Center for Journalists.
Dan studied International Development and the Study of Religion at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) at the University of London.