Daniel Meyers joined the Lakes Area Music Festival staff as Development Director in October 2022. Previously he worked at the Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota, where he led the foundation’s annual giving efforts and oversaw all donor communications. Prior to that, he managed all marketing and fundraising for UChicago Presents, the professional concert series at the University of Chicago.
In addition to his fundraising expertise, Daniel is an experienced double bassist who has performed with professional orchestras in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Illinois. He is passionate about connecting with audiences and fostering community through shared experiences of music. A native of northeast Iowa, and he has degrees in music from St. Olaf College and DePaul University.