Dale received his Associate’s degree from Moraine Valley Community College, a Bachelor of Art’s degree from Lakeland College, and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Marquette University. 

In 2001, Dale moved to Milwaukee and became a CPA, where he worked with some of Wisconsin’s largest manufacturing, health care, financial services, and non-profit organizations. 


As a direct result of 9/11, Dale joined the U.S. Army alongside his two brothers.  He attended the Army’s basic training, Officer Candidate School, and the Military Intelligence Officer Course.  Upon graduation Dale was assigned to the Army’s Special Operations Command.  In 2008, he was called up to service in Iraq and deployed to Baghdad with the 432nd Civil Affairs Battalion.  Dale was awarded a Bronze Star for his service.

Following his deployment in Iraq, Dale was assigned to support the Defense Intelligence Agency before assuming two Company Command positions.  Most recently, Dale was given the honor of commanding Wisconsin’s first U.S. Army Reserve Counterintelligence/HUMINT Company. 


In 2010, Dale was elected to represent the 14th District for the Wisconsin State Assembly.

He continues to serve as a Major in the U.S. Army Reserve and is the Chief Financial Officer of Stonehouse Water Technologies.  

He lives in Brookfield with his wife, Jennifer, and their four children.