Daniel was born in Bogotá, Colombia and raised in Miami, FL. He went on to graduate from the University of Florida with a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies and Economics. Throughout his time in college, Daniel interned for several non-profits focusing on environmental stewardship and providing financial or social support for Hispanic families. He is passionate about empowering bilingual families and connecting those around him to nature. In his free time, he enjoys wildlife/street photography, playing soccer in a local league, and enjoying the outdoors.