Daniel “Danny” Christopher McFarlane, was born in Gamboa in 1942. He is the youngest of 5 children born to Vincent and Edith (Anderson) McFarlane. Danny graduated from Paraiso High School in 1961. After graduating high school he left for the United States and lived in New York for a year before moving to Wisconsin to attend the University of River Falls. He graduated college in 1967 with a B.A. in Social Work. After college Danny moved to Minnesota and worked for a year as a counselor at the St. Paul Urban League. In 1968 he was hired by General Foods as a sales rep. In 1975 Danny left the corporate world to start his own company, Tiger Enterprises, a parking lot striping and sign installing business. Danny has successfully run this business ever since and is still working today. Danny has been married to his beautiful wife Marlies for 48 years and has three children.