Elder Dan Shorthouse
Elder Dan Shorthouse is a licensed electrician and an educator with over 25 years of high school, vocational education, and workforce development experience. He is a skilled craftsman in woodworking and construction and has spent over 30 years in the electrical field as a small business owner, project manager, estimator, and electrician. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Master of Science degree and is certified in vocational education by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Dan is an ordained minister, serving as the Elder of covering for Missions at Petra International Ministries.
Elder Dan has been married for 36 years to his wife, Deacon ZoeAnna, who holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and is certified in K-12 music education. Deacon ZoeAnna also has over 11 years of experience in the healthcare profession. She has served in music ministry her whole life as a flutist and vocalist.
In 2018, Elder Dan and Deacon ZoeAnna accepted an assignment to serve as missionaries in Cambodia alongside SEAPC (South East Asia Prayer Center). They will be working in Cambodia to help develop vocational education on the high school level in the province of Banteay Meanchey.