Dani received degrees in Graphic Communications and Biology from the University of Northern Iowa in 2011 and joined the staff at Star Destinations in 2016 as the lead graphic designer and marketing specialist. Her eye for design brings each itinerary to life through stunning visuals that spark excitement in your travelers. Whether it is an eye-catching brochure or a postcard series on must-see films to delve into the history surrounding your tour, Dani enjoys creating marketing materials that leave an impression.
Prior to joining Star Destinations, Dani worked for a branding agency as a copywriter, video producer, and brand strategist for cities, startups, and Fortune 50 companies. She has led corporate rebrands and developed names and taglines for Iowa towns, national companies, and international products. Her video work includes a national award-winning short film, collaborations with the Q Brothers, and a production featuring HGTV’s Property Brothers.
In her free time, Dani enjoys photography, Oscar-worthy movies, time with family, and seeing the world. Her favorite destinations include Washington, D.C., Chicago, Alaska, Jamaica, Curacao, and the Dominican Republic. Adventures to photograph the wildlife in the African safari and the Galapagos Islands hold the top two spots on Dani’s travel bucket list.