Dan White Jr. met his future wife Tonya at Mc Donald's in high school and it was puppy love at first site. They have been married 20 years, co-creating a full life together, and have produced two quirky humans in Daniel (14) and Ari (2).
Dan White Jr is a church planting strategist with the
V3 Movement, coaching cohorts through an 18-month missional training system. Dan has coached over 200 new innovative faith communities across the country.
He co-founded the Praxis Gathering, a yearly conference that equips practitioners in the hands on work of following Jesus deeper into our local places.
Dan co-planted Axiom in Syracuse, NY with five other families, moving into an under-resourced neighborhood with a compelling dream. Axiom has sought a way of being the church that centers on life-forming discipleship, boundary-crossing mission, tight-knit community, and locally-rooted presence.
Dan also co-founded a social good enterprise in downtown Syracuse that is a neighborhood coffeehouse (Salt City Coffee) and social justice mashup that cares for Refugees from Syria, the Congo, Iraq and Cuba.
Dan has written a couple books and regularly speaks around the country in larger gatherings and smaller more intimate retreats. Dan is a humorous story teller that finds a way to weave together robust theology with on-the-ground practicality.
Dan graduated with his B.A. in Counseling from Davis College and his M.A. in theology from Capital Seminary.