Danilo Santiago is the founding and lead pastor of the Covenant Christian Church since 2011. Dan migrated to Chicago, Ill., in 1998 and served as church planter/pastor of churches in the states of Illinois and Florida. Prior to this he served as a pastor in the Philippines for 13 years. He received his Master of Divinity from the Philippine Baptist Theological Seminary and is a Doctor of Ministry candidate at Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary. Dan currently serves as President of Filipino Southern Baptist Fellowship in North America. He is also coordinator of Filipino American Pastors Fellowship in Florida. Dan and his wife, Agnes has been married for 33 years and have three grown children and a granddaughter.