Daria Daniel is the Associate Legislative Director for Community, Economic and Workforce Development at NACo. Daria is responsible for all policy development and lobbying for the association in the areas of housing, community, economic and workforce development. She has worked at NACo since 2004, and previously served as the Associate Legislative Director for Labor and Employment.

Prior to NACo, Daria was a Legislative Associate with Craig Associates lobbying firm, where she represented county governments on education, workforce and human services issues. She has also worked at the Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) as a Senior Policy Analyst on food stamps and welfare reform issues, and she served as a law clerk in the Prince George’s County Office of Law. She has interned for the White House, Office of the Vice President and U.S. Department of Labor. Daria has a B.A., History, Spanish Minor from the University of Virginia, and Juris Doctor from Georgetown University Law Center. She is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association.