Dani was born and raised in Des Moines, Iowa. She attended Iowa State University for her undergraduate degree where she was a member of the Big 12 diving team. She graduated from Des Moines University with her Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2018. After graduation, Dani moved to the PNW and started working in a small private outpatient orthopedic clinic where she gained experience working with a diverse patient population from geriatrics to collegiate athletes. Dani joined the Providence Bridgeport Physical Therapy team in 2019 and her areas of interest include orthopedics, sports injuries, and post-op rehab for ankles/knees/shoulder. In her free time, Dani enjoys training for CrossFit, hiking, biking, kayaking, skiing, running, and spending time with her husband and puppy.