Youtuber, Pageant Coach, & Content Creator
At 16 years old, Dani began her career in Fashion. Her first booking was a runway show on Rodeo Drive for Louis Vuitton Beverly Hills. In 2014 she signed to her current agency, Peak Models and Talent, and continued to model in Los Angeles. Through out this time Dani worked with brands that included: Kendal + Kylie, Go Jane, Threads for Thought, and Maggie Sottero.
Dani entered her first pageant in 2004. Through out her journey she won local, state, and national titles for National American Miss, the Miss America Organization, and most notably, Miss Montana USA. She put her experience as a titleholder to work as a volunteer and staff member for multiple organizations. From lighting design and stage management to hosting shows and coaching thousands of contestants at live workshops, Dani’s experience extends beyond the stage. In recent years she sat on the judging panel for Miss California International, Miss West Coast USA, Miss Earth USA, and Miss Earth. In 2020 she was honored as the Miss American Coed National keynote speaker.
Dani appeared in numerous publications and media outlets, which include: GMA Network, Philstar Global, Life After the Crown With Tim Tialdo, It Girl Talks Podcast, The Kaleidoscope of Pageantry, Pageant Live, the Nick Verreos Blog, Angelopedia, The Virginian-Pilot, Pageant Planet, and You Get Me podcast. As a content creator she partnered with Braun, Promise Cosmetics, and Charlotte Tilbury. In 2019 and 2020 she won the BEST CONTENT award at the Global Beauty Awards. Wednesday’s at 8:30am EST. she shares her expert insights of the pageant industry and beyond, with over 42 thousand Youtube subscribers.
Today Dani works as a pageant coach and small business consultant. She helps individuals and businesses develop a winning brand, through actionable steps. In addition to her one-on-one services, she’s the creator of several online courses. You can find her dedicated Youtube course, Turn Passions into Profits, on the College of Influence. While her pageant courses are now available on daniwalkerofficial.com.