HUMANITARIAN
As the first African-American/woman of color to host her own science television series, Danni is deeply passionate about inspiring the next generation to connect and understand the natural world. In her latest scicomm project, Danni is a featured correspondent on CBS Mission Unstoppable with host Miranda Cosgrove. She has also served as host for STEM shows such as Xploration Nature Knows Best, Science the $#!@ Out Of It on Facebook Watch, and Strange Evidence on the Science Channel. At age 21, she co-founded the Big Blue & You, a nonprofit dedicated to marine conservation through arts and media. In 2017, Danni was selected as one of the 10 young innovators who was profiled in CA Technologies #STEM10 initiative alongside artist Jaden Smith. She’s also a scuba diver, stand-up paddleboarder, digital influencer, curly girl, and overall lover of the outdoors.