Dan is an organizer, musician and educator. He is the founding Sousaphone player of the What Cheer? Brigade. In 2007, he became the first Studio Study Buddy at New Urban Arts, and this will be his third year in that capacity. Daniel also teaches music at AS220 Broad Street Studios. In 2006, he was the lead organizer of the Rhode Island Right to Vote Campaign, which, through a statewide referendum, restored voting rights to 15,000 Rhode Islanders on Probation and Parole.