Daniel Yang was raised in Bakersfield, California where he enjoyed participating in Judo, skateboarding, and weight lifting. He moved to La Jolla, California where he attended University of California, San Diego and earned his Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology. While living in San Diego, he spent his time going to the beach, paddling dragon boats, and attending concerts. After a year of working in a lab, he decided he wanted to interact with patients to help improve health and fitness. Daniel attended University of St. Augustine for Health Science in North County San Diego where he earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. During his internships, Daniel discovered his interest with working with orthopedic and sports populations. After working in California for the first couple years of his career, he moved to Maui to work at Venture Physical Therapy and discovered his love for the island of Lana'i. When Daniel is not working, he enjoys riding bikes, paddling outrigger canoe, and archery.