Daniel lives in San Jose, California with his wife and two toddlers, practicing boxing and Zen meditation.
In his previous incarnations, Daniel has been an engineer, a consultant, an entrepreneur, and a swing dance instructor. After studying graphic and interaction design at ArtCenter College of Design, Daniel joined Google Creative Lab where he learned the importance of mixing ambition and scale with play and humility. Daniel now leads the design efforts at Google to evolve core search and answers. He spends his 20% time facilitating and piloting mindfulness programs to help fellow Googlers pause, rebalance, and uncover new perspectives to sustain 10x innovation.