Daniel Herrera

Daniel Herrera

Government Innovation Fellow
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Daniel Herrera is a Government Innovation Fellow based in San Antonio, TX supporting the Opportunity Accelerator (OA) and other economic mobility projects at the Government Performance Lab. 
Prior to joining the GPL, Daniel served as a Senior Advisor at the NYC Administration for Children's Services (ACS). His portfolio of work included using human-centered design practices to enhance and optimize prevention services; he co-led the design and implementation of City Council mandates; and he managed vendor contracts for compliance and technical assistance with annual budgets of $250K - $1 million dollars. 
Daniel graduated with a Master’s degree in Urban Policy & Management (MS) from The New School University. He also holds a Bachelor’s degree (BA) in Philosophy from the University of Northern Iowa. He is an AmeriCorps alumnus.