Danny is a visionary leader and successful business entrepreneur of 45 years. Early in his professional career Danny realized that quality early learning and care is the cornerstone for working families and the future of a productive and literate workforce. With that realization he used his business acumen to create opportunities that served families, business and communities across the country.
With more than 35 years’ experience within the industry, as an owner of centers, a business consultant and a broker, Danny continues to effectively build alliances and establishes onsite child care centers for hospitals and large corporations to serve their workforces. Danny values human capital as any organizations greatest asset and leverages that core belief to establish relationships, develop buyer/seller opportunities, create explosive growth, and improve child care standards and operational quality. Understanding that families and children deserve quality learning environments, Danny successfully helps organizations in business evaluation and financial analysis; developing management plans; establishing start-up operations; or rebuilding existing child care centers.
For decades, Danny’s given back specific to the industry of early learning including serving on numerous boards and advisory panels including past president of Florida Association for Child Care Management (FACCM) past board member of the National Child Care Association and currently Vice President of National Early Childhood Program Accreditation. Danny was requested, by then Governor Jeb Bush, to provide ongoing private provider representation during legislative rule making process supporting the newly ballot approved FL VPK for all four-year old children.