Daniel is a Pennsylvania native and a graduate of Penn State University with a degree in Finance and Spanish. During his time in school he was involved in the Undergraduate Admissions Office in multiple capacities. He served as the president of the student tour guide organization Penn State Lion Scouts overseeing thousands of campus visits from students and their families. He was also a peer mentor in the Business School for incoming first year students. After graduating in 2020 he moved to Baltimore and has been living in the city ever since!