Daniel Wiley is currently in the first year of his Doctorate Degree at the University of North Texas. Prior to his time here, Daniel was the Assistant Director of the Meridian Symphony Orchestra in Idaho, where he regularly conducted on masterworks, pops, and benefit concerts. In tandem with his tenure with the Meridian Symphony, Daniel was also worked as a professional music educator teaching K-12 band, orchestra, choir, general music, and workshops designed to foster student leadership within public school music programs. Recently, Daniel served as one of the Assistant conductors for the PRISMA Music Academy held in Powell River, BC, and was a finalist conductor for the “L’arte Espressiva Della Direzione d’Orchestra” workshop and concert held in Rome, It. Daniel has made appearances as a guest conductor with the: Boise Philharmonic, Boise Philharmonic Master Chorale, Boise State University Orchestra, Boise State Symphonic Winds, Denali Chamber Orchestra, Ensemble Equilibrium, and the Moreno Valley Wind Symphony.