Daniel Weiss

Founder and President of
The Brushfires Foundation

Daniel WeissDaniel Weiss is a writer, speaker, and visionary — passionate about tackling tough questions about sexual identity with depth and compassion. He has spent more than a decade helping church and community leaders, educators and policy makers address complex situations surrounding sexual brokenness with hope and life-giving truth.

Daniel’s writings on media and sexuality have appeared in Opposing Viewpoints: Sexual Violence, The Washington Times, The Denver Post, Citizen, Pure Intimacy, and BreakPoint.com, among others. Over the years, he has given hundreds of print and radio interviews and has shared the air with radio hosts Alan Colmes, Frank Pastore, Janet Mefford and many others. Additionally, he is featured prominently in the documentary film The Heart of the Matter: Finding Light in the Darkness of Pornography Addiction.

Daniel has given keynote addresses at In the Image of God: A Christian Vision of Love and Marriage at Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and the Utah Coalition Against Pornography conference in St, George, Utah.  He has also presented at the Capitol Hill Summit on Pornography: Obscenity Enforcement, Corporate Participation and Violence against Women and Children and the Conference on Pornography at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

Prior to founding The Brushfires Foundation in 2012 and serving as its president, Daniel was the director of research and national outreach for Reclaim Our Culture Kentuckiana, and senior analyst for media and sexuality and social issues manager with Focus on the Family for nearly nine years.

Daniel lives with his wife, Krista, and their five children on a farm in east-central Wisconsin.