An Independent Certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer and Speaker with Maxwell Leadership Certified Team.

About Dave Daniels

As a Maxwell Leadership Certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer and Speaker, I can offer you workshops, seminars, keynote speaking, and coaching, aiding your personal and professional growth through study and practical application of John’s proven leadership methods. Working together, I will move you and/or your team or organization in the desired direction to reach your goals.

Mr. David Daniels is a John Maxwell Team Member certified to Speak, Coach, Teach, Train and complete Leadership Assessments using the Maxwell DISC profile.  He is the Chief of the Acquisition Management Office for Ground Vehicle System Center (GVSC), where he leads a team of 18 acquisition professionals while managing ~25 contracting mechanisms to ensure the GVSC mission is accomplished.  Prior to joining GVSC, he served as the Agreements Officer and Contracting Officer for Army Contracting Command - Detroit Arsenal (ACC-DTA), where he successfully awarded over 60 Other Transaction Agreements (OTAs) (max $325M), while managing the two consortium based Other Transaction mechanisms.  Over his extensive 32-year career, Mr. Daniels also brings a wealth of real-world knowledge from his 17-year aviation career, where he served as the Aviation Electronics Manager and Acting Engineering Manager for Standard Aero while working as an adjunct instructor for Robert Morris University.  Mr Daniels served as a  Project Manager and Aviation Electronics Technician for Duncan Aviation Battle Creek and finally Avionics Technician 3rd Class for the United States Navy. 


Mr Daniels’ formal education and certifications include a Bachelor of Art in Organizational Management and a Master of Arts in Organizational Development from Spring Arbor University.  Mr. Daniels is also an independent certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer and Speaker with the Maxwell Leadership Certified Team.  Mr. Daniels is Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) Level 3 certified in Contracting and is a frequent presenter at industry days and various other government events.


Mr. Daniels also spent 9 years coaching.  His successes include youth football, basketball and softball.  His coaching career culminated as the Varsity Head Football Coach at Lutheran High North.  While enjoying his coaching career, Mr. Daniels owned and operated Velocity Training Camps where he trained our youth in human body movements required to succeed in sports. 

Contact Me. I am looking forward to assisting you on your journey to increased personal growth and greater leadership success.