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Daniel holds a Juris Doctor degree from University of San Diego School of Law, and a bachelor’s degree from UC Berkeley, where he studied American Studies with a focus on race and gender identity in America and was a member of the 2007 National Championship water polo team. In law school, Daniel specialized in transgender rights, sexual harassment, and the intersection of law and socio-economic policy. Daniel’s legal resume includes a post-bar internship at the San Diego City Attorney’s Office, as well as clerkships in transactional law and criminal defense. Daniel is a graduate of La Jolla High School and shares his alma mater with both of his parents and many more relatives. He has also been a lifeguard for the City of San Diego for the past seven summers, stationed at Windansea Beach, The Children’s Pool, La Jolla Cove, and Blacks Beach. As a local lifeguard and life-long surfer, Daniel has extensive knowledge and respect for District 1’s world-class coastline. Daniel will advise Councilmember Bry on policy matters, and will represent Torrey Pines, Del Mar Heights, and Sorrento Valley, where he will bring a positive energy and “get it done” approach to addressing community concerns. Outside of work, Daniel enjoys cooking, Muay Thai, playing with his two dogs, gardening, and trivia.