Danni Washington

Protecting our earth's oceans through media and science.

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Miami, Florida

Affiliations & Roles

Co-Founder & Executive Director, Big Blue & You

Host, The Genius Generation 


Miami native with Jamaican heritage, Danni Washington is deeply passionate about our oceans and science communications. She dreamed of studying the oceans since she was six years old and that passion has fueled her work as a TV host, thought leader, public speaker, and more.

Currently, Danni is the host of The Genius Generation a new podcast focused on young people behind an incredible invention, entrepreneurial pursuit, or discovery using science. Danni was also featured as a correspondent in season one of a weekly nationally syndicated CBS series called Mission Unstoppable with host Miranda Cosgrove who is also co-Executive Producer alongside fellow actor Geena Davis. Danni has also hosted Xploration Nature Knows Best on FOX and Amazon Prime, a STEM educational TV series that featured the latest advancements in bio-inspired technology and design — making her the first African-American woman to host her own science television series


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