About Dan Burrell

Dan L. Burrell is a native of Moberly, MO. Dan has served two churches as Senior Pastor in West Palm Beach, FL and Charlotte, NC.  He is the Executive Pastor of a church in the Lake Norman region of North Carolina and a graduate school professor for a well-known Christian university where he teaches leadership and discipleship and is a faculty mentor.


Holidays Family Shot 2013Dan has always been very active in the field of Christian education and holds three degrees, including a doctorate in Educational Administration, in educational fields. Dr. Burrell was the second president to preside over the Florida Association of Christian Colleges and Schools from 1995-2000.  Dan has also served on the Executive Board of AACS, has co-authored three books on Christian education, has spoken at dozens of Christian educational conferences, lectured and preached at over a dozen Christian colleges and travels internationally to speak on Christian education and preach. He has served on the board of five Christian colleges and is currently Chairman of the Board for the Institute of Biblical Leadership in Lake Lure, NC

He is married to Julie and they have four children, Nathan, Megan (Justin) Mook, Katie and Joshua.  He also has a two granddaughters who are the apple of his eye.  You may contact him at DBurrell@LifeCharlotte.com.