Dan Wolf is the Founder and President of the Lifeline. Dan created Lifeline in 2003 to help individuals and communities gain access to clean drinking water and realize the benefits of clean cooking. Prior to founding Lifeline, Dan served two years as an attorney-adviser at the State Department and 25 years in private legal practice, including work spearheading a series of ground-breaking lawsuits on behalf of victims of governmental and corporate abuse. Dan has also donated his legal expertise to disadvantaged communities in Vietnam through the Legal Assistance for Vietnamese Asylum Seekers (LAVAS) project. Dan graduated from the University of Michigan Law School in 1986.