an image Daniel grew up in Dallas, Texas. While growing up he competed in multiple sports but, developed a passion for tennis. Daniel was captain, and an All American as an NCAA Division One tennis player for Boston University. Daniel currently works for Team Sports Agency in Dallas, Texas a professional sports representation firm.

After graduating from BU in 2008 he was attracted to the sport of triathlon. He figured he could still compete in sport, which he loves, and stay in great shape. Daniel has had a successful and fun amature career, winning his age group in multiple races the past three years. Daniel enjoys competing in Sprint and Olympic Distance races. His goals are to compete in a half Ironman this next year and eventually a full Ironman.