Born and raised in Schuyler County, Daniel has served this County for over twenty years.

Daniel attended Schuyler County Head Start, which his mother was integral in the founding of.  He was raised in a family that valued community service and the protection of children above all else. Since 1996 Daniel has practiced law in Schuyler County, where he founded the Fitzsimmons Law Firm and the Schuyler County Law Guardian Office. He served as Town Judge for eight years in the town of Hector until 2018. He has tried thousands of cases in Schuyler County and currently serves as the legal counsel for the sitting County Judge.”