Danielle was a 3 year varsity volleyball player at Bishop Alemany High School where she was both an outside hitter and setter. She also played 4 years of club volleyball with Point West and Santa Monica Beach Club as a libero. She went on to play at Los Angeles Pierce College as a defensive specialist where she and the 2010 women’s team won the State Championship for the first time in school history. After Pierce, Danielle transitioned into coaching where she spent three years assisting for the 12’s, 13’s and 14’s at Los Angeles Volleyball Academy (LAVA). Since leaving LAVA, Danielle spends her time exploring the outdoors, trying new coffee shops, and Olympic lifting.