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Daniel Fierro

Senior Vice President, Orange County

Daniel (Danny) Fierro’s passion for advancing minority community voices has been a guiding principle in his over decade-long career in public policy. As Senior Vice President of S360’s Orange County office, Danny oversees a team of professionals who deeply understand the local community and provide comprehensive solutions that move their client’s goals forward in the region. He and his team provide clients with effective, tailored communications and policy solutions including political strategy, government relations, and public education and engagement, and voter outreach.

Before joining the S360 family, Danny founded Presidio Communications, one of Orange County’s leading public affairs firms. Here, he and his team lead public engagement and policy projects with groups including the City of Anaheim, the Santa Ana Unified School District, the Rancho Santiago Community College District, and the Orange County Conservation Corps. Amongst the incredible campaign successes from Presidio Communications, Danny and team helped secure a $232 million Bond for school improvement funds for Santa Ana USD; ran the successful campaign to elect the nation’s first openly gay Muslim city council member, Ahmad Zahra, in Fullerton, and served as the campaign manager for Majority Leader of the California State Assembly, Congresswoman Grace Napolitano.

Danny also served the in the Office of the Majority Leader for the California State Assembly. Here he led the office’s Southeast Los Angeles County and San Gabriel Valley coalition building efforts in education and transportation policy. This included working with Caltrans and the City of Norwalk to resolve disputes involving residents displaced by the expansion of the I-5 freeway. He also successfully led the effort to bring an appropriation of $2 million to rehabilitate the historic Excelsior High School Auditorium.

He began his career at Progreso Financiero (now Oportun), a Silicon Valley financial services startup focused on serving the immigrant community. Danny has also served as staff to a San Diego City Council Member and Chief of Staff to an Anaheim City Council Member.

 Danny holds a B.A. in Political Science from Yale University. He lives in Orange County with his wife Felicia, son Jack, and two dogs, and is active in promoting opportunities for public affairs professionals from minority communities in the region.

Daniel Fierro
can be reached at
danielf@strategies360.com