Daniel grew up on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. He started coaching sports at a young age and has coached on the UWS for over 15 years in various capacities. His coaching experience includes travel basketball teams, group classes, and one to one sessions with athletes of varied abilities. His many years of experience has helped him adapt to any setting in order to create motivating and memorable moments for his athletes.
He is passionate about developing fresh and engaging games and activities. There’s nothing that means more to him than putting a smile on an athlete’s face when they accomplish a goal or achieve their own personal best. On a personal level, Daniel has a passion for music. He plays the electric bass and the piano professionally in New York City and internationally.