Daniela obtained her bachelor's in Biomedical Sciences from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in Biomedical Sciences in 2018. She joined the Neuroscience Graduate Program and the Sun lab in 2020. Her research interest is on learning more about the development and interactions of glial cells. On her free time she enjoys watching Netflix, spending time with friends, and her dog Renata. She also enjoys spending some time with nature and going out to nearby lakes for the views and a nice breeze.