Educator, Advocate & Recovering Lobbyist
Creator, Producer & Writer of Politini
Danielle is an educator, advocate and government affairs specialist; and Advisor to the FIRE Initiative. She is also the creator of Politini. From the classroom to Capitol Hill she’s spent her career promoting social justice. She was previously the lead education lobbyist for the National Wildlife Federation, and served as an aide to Mayor Michael Bloomberg (NYC) and Congresswoman Yvette Clarke (NY-11). She is the Editor-in-Chief of threeLOL and her writings are frequently published in The Atlantic, Essence, and Huffington Post. She serves on the Board of SMYAL.
Named one of the top Forty-Under-40 national LGBT leaders by The Advocate magazine
Recognized as one of the top 100 emerging African American leaders by The Root
Profiled as a Change Agent by Womenetics