Daniela earned a B.A. in Art History with minors in Italian and Studio Art from the University of Toronto. Before starting her graduate studies, she was a conservation technician at both La Art Lab and the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles. Daniela has volunteered as a core team member with APOYOnline to promote heritage preservation in Latin America. She was also a Getty Multicultural undergraduate intern at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and was a conservation intern at the Art Gallery of Ontario.