Patuxent River Naval Air Station. Lt. Commander, US Navy Flight Pilot. Daniel has currently achieved the rank of Lieutenant Commander. After graduation from Purdue, he was commissioned as an officer in the US Navy.
It was always his dream to fly and accomplished that when he became an F/A-18 pilot. Professionally he has been awarded four Navy and Marine Corp Commendation Medals, three Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medals as well a Humanitarian Service Medal. He has flown over 2600 hours and has spent over two and a half years deployed onboard aircraft carriers during 6 deployments and done 600 carrier landings on 11 different aircraft carriers. In 2009 he graduated from the US Naval Test Pilot School and thus, became a test pilot.Show More