Dan Churchwell, M.A. is the Associate Director of Program Outreach at the Acton Institute. Prior to Acton, Dan worked at Dakota Wesleyan University serving as Program Coordinator and Instructor for Leadership and Public Policy at the McGovern Center. Prior to DWU, Churchwell was an instructor and administrator at the Spokane, WA campus of Moody Bible Institute where he taught courses in philosophy, apologetics, and philosophy of education. He also directed the office of Field Education, working closely with student volunteers as they served both locally and internationally. Before coming to Moody, he taught for three years in the School of Global Commerce and Management at Whitworth University, teaching courses in business, social ethics, and non-profit management.
Dan also has extensive experience in a Fortune 100 logistics company, a commercial real estate investment firm, as executive director of an international medical non-profit, and has served on multiple non-profit boards.
He holds an M.A. in Biblical Studies from Central Baptist Seminary, a B.A. from Northland International University, and a Certificate in Non-Profit Management from St. Thomas University in MN. He also has further graduate study in Philosophy of Religion and Ethics from Talbot School of Theology at Biola University.