Danyal is a lifelong herpetologist and aquarist who applies his expertise in marine ecology and wildlife biology to his work at MTS. He joined MTS in 2020 during the initiation of the Tallac/Taylor Marsh Restoration project and has since become a prominent diver, leading projects in South Lake Tahoe and Oregon.
Apart from his role at MTS, Danyal is a seasonal nomad and a versatile professional. He has worked in various capacities, ranging from making snow at winter ski resorts in California to bartending during summers in Alaska. When he's not on the job, you can often find him tinkering with equipment.