Dan Updegraff joined the Dunning & Associates team in 2008. A Certified Public Accountant, Dan specializes in tax research, individual and business taxation, and client write-ups. Prior to joining the firm, Dan served 13 years as a Partner in Updegraff & Updegraff CPAs.
Dan earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Wichita State University and is a member of the Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants (KSCPA).
Outside of the office, Dan is active in the cycling community, participating in a variety of bike rides to raise money for charitable organizations. His primary focus is on Bike MS, a fundraiser for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, where he serves on the planning committee. Dan enjoys spending time with family, friends, and his black lab, Cheyenne; as well as watching NFL football and college basketball games—particularly WSU Shocker basketball, where you can find him at most of their home games.
Multigenerational family vacations have experienced an uptick in popularity, especially with older generations being more active and families living farther apart. Family getaways certainly bring people together physically, but also emotionally. Dedicated family time is simply good for the soul…even more so when multiple generations take part. With this in mind, we bring you a few ideas and tips to consider when planning your next multigenerational vacation.
For many of us, our smartphone is a vital travel tool. We rely on it for navigating unfamiliar places, taking photos, and identifying recreational activities. Michael Zhao, an editor for TheWirecutter.com, offers the following tips on what to pack in addition to your smartphone—so you won’t be stranded when traveling this summer...or any other time of the year.
You may be completely proficient at decoding emojis on social media and in text messages, but for many of us, figuring out what other people’s facial expressions mean can be quite a challenge. Here’s a quick rundown of how to interpret different facial stances based on research from people-communicating.com: