Daniel Brown first joined IU as a student in 2001, majoring in Telecommunications and graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree with High Distinction in 2005. Shortly thereafter, he interned at Little Airplane Productions in Manhattan, which produces the shows The Wonder Pets on Nick Jr. 3rd & Bird on the BBC and Disney Junior, and several others. He went on to work at the New York Film Academy as the Edit Lab Office Manager, and later as the Post Production Supervisor of NYFA's Walt Disney World summer programs for several years. During that time period and after, he has been regularly involved with independent theater, film, and music.
Daniel eventually came back to Bloomington and in 2014 was hired as the Digital Production Specialist in the RTV Building at the IU Media School. In July 2017, he moved to Franklin Hall to become the Assistant Director of Facilities and Building Manager.