Daniel is an 8th grader attending Intelligent Learning x3, a place where he can work on what he loves each day. He is a drummer and saxophonist, writer, wood craftsman, and has a new interest is making videos. Daniel’s Roots & Shoots project will result in a celebration this December with 12 trees being planted in neighborhood parkways. He also wants to empower the community to make soil, plant milkweed and ban RoundUp in public parks. Daniel is a Climate Reality Leader through Al Gore’s training, was awarded a Youth Leadership Scholarship to Bioneers, and named an Environmental Hero by California Safe Schools for creating school gardens and recycling programs.