Lieutenant Colonel Dan Rooney has flown his F-16 on three tours of duty in Iraq. He is a PGA golf professional, founder of The Patriot Golf Club, and the founder and president of Folds of Honor, which has raised millions of dollars and awarded over 7,000 educational scholarships to the families of fallen and disabled veterans. Rooney's mission of healing and hope has been profiled by Fox News, CNN, NBC World News, Golf Digest, The Wall Street Journal, People Magazine, USA Today, and ESPN.
Rooney has been awarded the Air National Guard's Distinguished Service Medal, Air Force Combat Medal, Ellis Island Medal of Honor, and was presented the Whitehouse Volunteer Service award by President George W. Bush.
He lives in Tulsa, OK with his wife and five daughters.