Andrew Daniels is a native of Washington, also known as "The Evergreen State" for its lush evergreen forests. He was born in 1992 of Irish-Cherokee-German descent. At age nine, Andrew won the 53rd Annual Kids Fishing Derby hosted by the Tacoma Sportsmen's Club in 2002.
He attended Lincoln High School as a teenager where he excelled in literature, as well as making people laugh. While a student there, he earned two varsity letters after joining the school golf team. Andrew graduated from Lincoln High School in June of 2011 after being recognized as a scholar athlete that season.