Daniel and his wife, Rachelle, have been married since 2017. Daniel proudly served in the Marine Corps Reserve from 2011 to 2016. During his time in the reserves, Daniel graduated from California State University Fullerton with a bachelors in Criminal Justice and is now pursuing a Master of Divinity from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Aside from serving as an elder at Pillar Oceanside, Daniel and his wife Rachelle are the local directors for CRU (Campus Crusade for Christ) Military ministry at Camp Pendleton. They both passionately serve to start movements of the gospel throughout the base by seeking to win the Marine community for Christ, disciple them, and then train them to be sent out to disciple others.