In his role as Finance Coordinator, Daniel takes pride in supporting a wide variety of programs, managing project budgets, and helping team members coordinate their work. Daniel tracks expenses for all of the Alliance’s projects and helps teams oversee their budgets. He also assists with creating reports for funders to provide updates about how grants and donations have been used to support the Alliance’s work to protect the Great Lakes. 

Before joining the Alliance, Daniel worked as a billing and financial compliance consultant for healthcare providers. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Washington and Lee University. Originally from Northwest Ohio along the coast of Lake Erie, Daniel learned to appreciate the Great Lakes’ impact on communities—as a resource for drinking water, recreation, tourism, and industry. He is passionate about using his skills for the preservation of the Great Lakes for all. In his spare time, Daniel enjoys exploring Chicago neighborhoods, taking weekend trips around the Midwest, and practicing photography.