Pastor Dan Vera was born and raised in the Bay Area. He is a graduate of Southern Arizona Bible College with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Christian Ministries and received an honorary Doctorate Degree in Leadership in 2015. He is the founder & senior leader of CWC Bay Area,  a church plant of CWC Manteca.

Pastor Dan is known for his humorous yet passionate & practical proclamation of the Word of God. He will stir your emotions, challenge your intellect but most importantly bring your will to a point of decision. Pastor Dan is a Pastor, Spiritual Life Coach, Tranformational Speaker, NFL Chapel Speaker & author but his most important role is that of a husband of 29 years to Angie & father to his three ladies Jazmine, Jessica & Jaclyn.

His goal in life is leave every place & person better than he found them.