Daniella Willett-Rabin was born in Madison, Wisconsin. During her formative years she lived in both Italy and Spain. She graduated from the visual arts high school Escuela de Artes y Superior de Conservación y Restauración in Salamanca, Spain in 1999. After graduation she pursued her love of percussion and studied drumming in both Los Angeles and Guinea, West Africa. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2013 from the Savannah College of Art and Design. Daniella lives in Madison, WI, where she is currently working as a freelance artist.