Over the course of his decade in Information Technology, Daniel has worked with both healthcare and government. From 2011 until 2016, he was the Network Administrator at the Southeast Mississippi Rural Health Initiative and helped to implement technology improvements centered around providing communities with access to affordable healthcare. In 2016, he was hired by the state of Mississippi's Department of Child Protection services as the agency's Senior Network Specialist and was eventually promoted to Chief Information Officer. Over the past two years, he has worked to innovate and modernize the technology infrastructure of the agency with the goal of providing over 1,400 social workers and staff members with the tools and resources needed to care for the children and families of the State of Mississippi.
Daniel currently lives in Brandon, Mississippi, with his wife. He holds an Associates Degree in Computer Systems Information Technology from Jones Country Junior College and a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice Administration and Cybersecurity from the University of Phoenix.