Founder & Director

Danielle Rayo brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to her role as Founder and Director of Competitive Advantage. She received her degree in Education and Communication Studies, graduating magna cum laude from the Gallatin School of Individualized Study, at New York University. She continued her studies at NYU, receiving her Masters of Education and dual-certification in Special Education, and graduated at the top of her class. Danielle received her New York Teaching Certification in both Early Childhood and Special Education. Based on her academic performance and teaching abilities, she was selected by Phi Lambda Theta, (International Honors Society and Professional Association in Education) and became an honorary member. She is also a member of the NAEYC (National Association for Educating Young Children).

Danielle brings to Competitive Advantage nearly fifteen years of experience. Her background is inclusive of nearly all age groups, spanning a wide variety of subjects. Prior to launching Competitive Advantage, Danielle worked at three prestigious New York-based educational companies, where she gained valuable experience. Her passion for education, combined with the success of her students, inspired Danielle to launch her own independent education consulting company. Nothing brings Danielle more joy than empowering her students to reach their personal and academic goals.

In her moments of spare time, Danielle enjoys traveling, cooking, reading, writing, and is currently working on a book to assist students with their study skills. She is also a published poet.