Daniel is the owner of Maximum Sports Conditioning, an athletic performance facility in Bellevue, Washington. Formerly, he was a strength and conditioning coach at his alma mater, the University of Washington. While working in college Daniel served the head strength and conditioning coach for baseball, softball, swimming, and volleyball, and also worked extensively with football, basketball, track and soccer. In the private sector, he has trained athletes of all backgrounds ranging from mixed martial arts to Olympic snowboarders. Dan's degrees are in sociology and history and he has done extensive work in the community in the areas of race and cultural awareness over the past 25 years.