Daniel Giron

Daniel Giron

Portland, OR

About

Originally from Veracruz Mexico, Daniel Giron aka “Papi Ada” (they/he/she) is a Model, Activist and well rounded dancer mainly known for his involvement in Ballroom ( Funding Father of the Kiki House of Ada, premier Kiki House of the Pacific Northwest.)
You may recognize Daniel from being immortalized as a meme with the floor performance in the sand heard ’round the world. Daniel uses his social media not only as a platform to educate on ballroom culture, but to activate and create change through movement. They shatter gender norms and use Ballroom as a means of resistance and equity within communities of Queer people of color (QPOC).