Dan Gilyeat's story continues to touch people's lives as it did the Sister of fallen soldier, Katie Soenksen, two years ago after she saw Dan's sotry on Extreme Makeover - Home Edition. Today, all over the world, that episode of Extreme Makeover still impacts people's lives. He always knows when the show is rebroadcast because he gets a flurry of e-mails. Dan gets e-mails from all over the world. Each message is read and responded to.
Dan was born with the need to solve problems and serve something bigger than himself. He hopes to get the chance to serve the people of Kansas and the Nation once again as a United States Congressman as he did by defending our freedoms as a United States Marine.