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Casey Daniels

“The important thing is that you get in there and you find ways to bring value to the teams that you’re on, and then you will end up somewhere where you can do what it is that you are meant to be doing.”

Bloomberg School of Public Health

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, PhD 2015

Senior Scientist at AstraZeneca

Casey‘s Podcast Episode

In this episode, we discuss Casey’s pathway into the pharmaceutical industry and her PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, how grounding herself in supportive communities empowered her to take career risks, and her advice for leaning into what you’re passionate about in the moment for enhancing productivity and finding balance in all that life encompasses.

Learn More About Casey’s Story

I have been working with my partner, Dave Moldover, since 2009 to bring the World’s Largest Weekly West Coast Swing Party to the DC area, as well as some of the world’s largest annual weekend events. I’m shown here dancing with champion Kyle Redd at DC Swing eXperience.

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Photo Credit: Carl Lind

I photograph wildlife from my kayak, along the remote eastern shore of the Chesapeake Bay and the Florida Keys back country.

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Photo Credit: Jon Moldover