Dan Koontz served in Law Enforcement for seventeen years. Dan worked for the Sacramento County Sheriffs’s Office for seven and a half years and the Elk Grove Police Department for nine and a half years. Dan began the Elk Grove Police Officers’ Association when the Department split from the Sacramento County Sheriffs Office. Dan served on the Association board for eight years, serving four as the President. As the President Dan was on two negotiation teams. The first team was building the first MOU for the association. Dan now works as a Labor consultant and has bargained many contracts. Dan has mainly worked with Police/Sheriff units and Fire units but he has also worked with non-sworn and management units. Dan has a Bachelor of Science Degree from the Union University in Criminal Justice Management.