As a Registered Professional Planner, Daniel specializes in land use planning, land strategizing, and land use - economic development interfacing, with an aim at empowering individual communities through self-governing. He has worked throughout Canada, within a variety of land frameworks including Treaty and Framework Agreement on First Nation Lands Management. Dr. Millette enhances his planning outlook through several academic and research initiatives: As a Professional Archaeologist, he maintains a research program on ancient planning techniques and their relevance within contemporary planning models. He has co-edited a monograph on ancient planning. At the School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture at the University of British Columbia, he taught Architectural History and Theory, Indigenous Design Studios and Environmental Design History. Millette presently teaches at Carleton University and is Director of Strategic Planning and Communications with the First Nation Lands Management Resource Centre.