Dan is managing partner at Cain Watters & Associates (CWA), a Dallas-area CPA/RIA firm providing tax and accounting services, ongoing financial monitoring, investments solutions, practice valuations and transition services, and estate planning. At CWA, he has designed financial plans for hundreds of dental professionals across the country helping them take full advantage of their earning power. Additionally, Dan oversees the operational and organizational aspects of the firm’s business. After graduating with a Business Administration – Accounting degree from Kansas State University, Dan began his career at international accounting firm KPMG before joining CWA. He is a Certified Public Accountant, Investment Advisor Representative and holds an AICPA Personal Financial Specialist designation. He is a member of Vistage International, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and both Texas and Missouri Society of CPAs. Dan regularly lectures to dental organizations, study clubs, associations, and investment symposiums nationally and writes for industry publications on dentistry trends as well as business and financial challenges dentist face daily. His hard-hitting, high-energy style, infused with intimate knowledge of the business systems that make practices successful, resonates with audiences, equipping and empowering them to move their practice and personal financial goals forward. Dan is an avid outdoor enthusiast and enjoys spending as much time as possible waterskiing, snow skiing, and running. He is married to Kim and has two children Justin and Jenna.