The youngest son of Don and Beth Davis, Daniel was born in Wichita, KS and was raised in Wheaton, IL and Iowa City, IA until 1995 when his parents relocated to Wichita to begin work on the Institute. Daniel attended Wichita State University, studying English literature and Creative Writing, and he received a BA in both fields in 2007. Daniel attended the University of Iowa as a prospective Ph.D candidate in the English department as a Dean’s Fellow, and completed his master hours work before relocating to Lawrence, KS to work as a booking agent for independent musicians. Daniel has also spent time as an active member of the local DIY music community, organizing festivals, tours, concerts, venue calendars and community message boards in addition to keeping a regular schedule as a live musician.
Daniel joined TUMI in January 2012 and serves as our Social Media Specialist. He lends his skills in technology to develop, maintain, build various resources and structures on our website for use by our satellite partners, troubleshoots technical issues, and both leads and assists audio editing and production.
Daniel married Jennifer Elaine in August of 2012 and is dad to her 7 year old daughter, Nadia (whom he is seeking to adopt), and to Ellenora, born to Daniel and Jenn a little more than a year ago, "the cutest toddler on the face of the earth."
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