Dan Zimmerer is the Statewide Partnership Coordinator for Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW). In his current role, he serves as the community and statewide liaison for the agency’s outreach efforts among partner organizations, businesses, educators and municipalities with the goal of expanding awareness of and interest in wildlife and outdoor recreation. He also coordinates CPW’s annual Partners in the Outdoors Conference, a key platform for organizations across the spectrum of the outdoor industry to gather, collaborate and discuss how to advance and balance outdoor recreation and conservation.
Dan has a Bachelor’s degree in natural resources from the Ohio State University and has worked in the field of natural resources for over 15 years. He has served in various roles including as a Park Ranger, Interpretive Naturalist, Outdoor Education Coordinator and Education Manager. He is also a Certified Interpretive Guide and Trainer through the National Association for Interpretation.