Dan is a lifelong Yukoner born in Whitehorse. His family first came to Whitehorse in the 1950s to work in the mining industry.
First elected as Mayor in 2012 Dan is now ending his second term, which began in October 2015 as the 16th elected Mayor. He recognizes the strong partnerships that are needed for the business community to succeed in an ever-changing and very competitive climate.
Dan knows first-hand the value of working together with all levels of Government including the First Nations, Federal, Territorial and Municipal Governments throughout the Yukon. He attributes the many successes our city continues to enjoy as a collective effort of hard work that makes Whitehorse one of the very best places to work, live and enjoy as a wilderness city.
Dan will be running for a third term as Mayor of Whitehorse in the upcoming municipal election, held on October 18.
City Hall: (867) 668-8626