37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL Oct 30-Nov 3, 2024

37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL October 30-November 3, 2024


Daniel Fairley II

Daniel Fairley II serves as the Youth Opportunity Coordinator focused on Black Male Achievement for the City of Charlottesville, Virginia. He earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Richmond in 2013. In January 2014, Daniel began interning in the Operations Department of The White House during the Obama Administration. While there, he coordinated bi-weekly accessibility and inclusivity meetings with stakeholders throughout The White House. Afterward, he attended the University of Vermont to earn a master’s degree in higher education and student affairs administration. In December 2017, Daniel accepted his current position to work with Black youth and create targeted programs to support their achievement. Daniel also serves as the President of the 100 Black Men of Central Virginia. He is a board member for Loaves & Fishes food pantry and is a steering committee member for the University of Virginia Equity Center.