Meet Dan Olson, Pastor of New Hope Church
Dan is responsible for the overall leadership of New Hope Church, teaching and shepherding.
He has been in pastoral ministry since 1996 and has been following the Lord Jesus Christ for many years. He loves helping others understand the gospel and follow Jesus and get connected to the church.
Dan and Kristen have lived in the Chicagoland area and Long Island. They have a son, Gordon, and a daughter, Katherine. He serves as chaplain for the New Hyde Park Fire Department and enjoys hanging out with friends, shooting, reading all kinds of books, and sniffing out good restaurants.
The Olsons moved to Long Island in November 2000 to serve in pastoral ministry. Before that, Dan provided leadership in the area of adult ministries for four years at a church in Wheaton, Illinois.
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Biblical Studies from Wheaton College (Illinois); Masters of Divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois.
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