Dan is originally from Grand Meadow, Minnesota, graduating from High School there in 1989. He started at the University of Minnesota, in Minneapolis, then attended Rochester Community College where he received an Associates in the Arts degree in 1992. He continued his education at Winona State University and graduated in 1994 with a B.A. in History/Pre-law.
Dan then attended William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota and graduated in 1997. He became a licensed attorney in Minnesota in October, 1997.
Dan joined the firm of Gullickson & Peterson, PLLP in 1999, and became a partner in 2000, with the firm becoming, Gullickson, Peterson & Ziebell, PLLP. He went solo with Ziebell Law in 2005 and changed to Ziebell Law Office, P.A. in 2010.
Dan is very active in the community. Dan is active in his church, St. John’s Lutheran Church of Kasson. He was a past President of the Kasson Chamber of Commerce and active with the Chamber’s community efforts, including Community Trick or Treat, Easter egg Hunt, and Christmas in Kasson. Dan is a current member of the Kasson Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. He is also continuing his coaching of the Kasson-Mantorville-Triton High School Bowling teams, as he has for over 12 years.
Dan has lived in Kasson since 2000 and both of his kids graduated from Kasson-Mantorville High School.
During his free time, Dan likes to bowl, golf, watch baseball, and spend time with his children.