Dan works with his wife, Melanie Segal, on her investment advisory team, Segal Wealth Management at BMO Nesbitt Burns. Prior to that he spent 7 years fundraising in Canada as the Executive Director (Toronto) of the Jerusalem Foundation of Canada and the Director of Regional Development for Jewish Federations of Canada, United Israel Appeal. Dan has extensive experience working within the Jewish communal field in the U.S. as the Assistant Executive Director of the JCC of Greater Buffalo, the Branch Manager of the JCC of Greater Pittsburgh, the Assistant Director of the Emma Kaufmann Camp and as the Youth Activities Coordinator of the Stroum Jewish Community Centre of Greater Seattle.
Dan has also volunteered his time in a number of organizations, including Oolagen Community Services Fundraising Committee, Town of Amherst Youth Task Force Member and Holocaust Centre of Greater Buffalo to name a few. Dan has a Master of Public Policy and Management (MPPM), Non-profit Management from the University of Pittsburgh as well as a Bachelor of the Arts (BA), Psychology, from Ohio State University. Dan has two daughters in our Grade 1 and Grade 3 classes.