Dan Deininger grew up attending the Church of God in northern Ohio. Upon graduation from high school he attended Ambassador College in Bricket Wood, England and Pasadena, California, graduating in 1975. Dan and his wife, Val, have five children. They currently serve five congregations in Montana where he also serves as festival coordinator for the Glacier Country Feast of Tabernacles. In addition to spending time with his wife Val and their 5 children and 6 grandchildren, Dan also enjoys their backyard garden and vineyard.