Daniel has served as Senior Pastor for four churches and in many other ministry positions. He holds a Masters degree from Liberty Theological Seminary in Theological Studies. Family is an important part of his life. Beverly, his wife, and he live in North Carolina. He has six children and three grandchildren. His passion for writing has been with him since childhood. The fulfillment of his dream to be a published author came with the release of Eyes of the Ocean in May 2011. Books two and three in that series have been released. His newest book, Unnamed, was released in July 2017 and is his first not in the Eyes of the Ocean series.