Marine Conservationist | TV Host | Mocha Mermaid

INspirational & Informative SPEAKER

Interested in hiring Danni to speak at your next event, on your podcast, or as your next on-camera personality? 

As a seasoned TV Personality, Science Communicator, and Ocean Explorer, Danni has over 9+ years of science media experience. She is the first African-American young woman to host her own nationally-syndicated science show which is seen in nearly 95 million homes in the US on FOX called Xploration Nature Knows Best.


Recently, she’s been a featured member of Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls #STEM10 documentary series, a presenter at the G.I.R.L. 2017 Girl Scouts National Conference, a featured speaker at the Borneo Global Issues Conference, was the recipient of the EARTHX 2018 Female Emerging Leader of the Year Award among other conferences and summits.




 Television Hosting

 Media Appearances

 Facebook Live or Google Hangout Sessions

 Livestream Hosting

 Science Correspondent 

 On-Camera Reporting


Voice Over Talent

Corporate Keynote

Conference / Event Facilitating

Radio Guest

School Presentations

Stage Emcee

Workshop Facilitator


Associate & Executive Producing

Script & Copy Writing 

Advertising Campaigns

Brand Collaborations

Content Creation

Social Media Influencer 

Website Strategy 


Speaking engagement experience

Danni has established herself as a Science Communicator and TV Personality through her work as host of Xploration Nature Knows Best as well as through her work on these other on-camera projects:

DW POPS 2014_photo 4.jpg
Screen Shot 2018-07-24 at 1.12.09 AM.png


EarthX 2019: Rachel Carson Banquet Emcee in Fairpark, Dallas, TX

EarthXOcean Inland Ocean Coalition: Panelist in Fairpark, Dallas, TX

InterpTech: Asilomar State Park in Pacific Grove, CA

Earth's Call Global Launch - Harmonizing the Future in Aspen, CO

Capital One Spark "Coffee Talk" with Disney + Pixar at the American Black Film Festival in Miami Beach, FL



American Black Film Festival: Community Day Event Emcee at Historic Lyric Theater in Overtown, FL

March for the Ocean: Rally Co-Emcee in Washington, D.C.

Ocean Heroes Bootcamp Squad Mentor and Featured Speaker: Audubon Aquarium of the Americas in New Orleans, LA

EarthX Centennial Stage Featured Speaker: Centennial Stage Featured Speaker in Dallas, TX. 

USA Science & Engineering Festival 2018: Official Festival Spokesperson, Stage Show Presenter and On-Camera Media Zone Host in Washington, D.C.

USPS STEM Education Forever Stamps Dedication Ceremony at USA Science & Engineering Festival: Mistress of Ceremonies in Washington, D.C.

Jazz in the Gardens Music Festival: Video Host and Audience Interaction Emcee in Miami Gardens, FL

Borneo Global Issues Conference: Keynote Speaker at the International School Brunei in Darussalam, Brunei

Florida Regional Blue Vision Summit: Featured Speaker in St. Petersburg, FL

ShiftCon 2018: Panelist in Irvine, CA

Women’s March Miami: Featured Speaker in Wynwood, FL



Algalita POPS International Youth SummitFeatured Speaker and Workshop Leader Dana Point, CA

Breaking Down Plastics SummitSouth Carolina Aquarium in Charleston, SC

USA Science & Engineering Festival X-STEM Featured Speaker in Washington D.C.

Blue Vision SummitMedia Panel at GW University in Washington D.C. 

SciArt Symposium Moderator: Deering Estate in South Miami, FL

Environmental Charter Schools 2017 Graduation Commencement Speech: Los Angeles, CA 

G.I.R.L. 2017 Girl Scouts National Conference: Media Panel at GW University in Columbus, OH 

Columbus Zoo Teen Eco SummitColumbus, OH

PBS Learning Media Climate Conversations: Cross-Curricular Connections Panel: Online Moderator 

NAAEE Virtual Conference 30 Under 30 PanelOnline Moderator filmed in Washington D.C.

DW POPS 2014_photo 3.jpg


Miami-Dade College Earth Ethics Institute: Miami, FL

North American Association of Environmental Educators 45th Annual Conference: Madison, WI


Young African American Women’s Empowerment Conference: Pasadena, CA

Plastic Ocean Pollution Solutions International Youth Conference: Dana Point, CA

Center for Marine & Environmental Studies: University of the Virgin Islands in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands


Girls in Ocean Science Conference: Dana Point, CA

Colorado Ocean Coalition Ocean Ambassadors Program: Boulder, CO

Blue Ocean Film Festival: St. Petersburg, FL

North American Association of Environmental Educators Annual Conference: Ottawa, Canada

Together Green Fellows Retreat: Keynote Address at the Smithsonian in Washington D.C.

Aquarium of the Pacific: Guest Speaker in Long Beach, CA

Plastic Ocean Pollution Solutions International Youth Conference: Dana Point, CA


TEDxYouth @ Santa Monica: Santa Monica, CA

ESSENCE Festival FanZone Stage Host: New Orleans, LA


Regional and National National Science Teacher Association (NSTA) Conferences: New Orleans, Kansas City and many more.

#SCICOMM on-camera


Untamed Science (K-12 Science Videos in conjunction with textbooks published by Pearson) 2008-2011

Ocean G.E.M.S. (Girls Explore Marine Science) 2011-2013

AfterEarth Educational Curriculum 2013

Teen4Oceans T4O YouTube Channel

Xploration Nature Knows Best on FOX & Amazon Prime

USA Science & Engineering Festival Spokesperson 2018