Dalton is a graduate of the University of Washington where he earned his B.S. in Chemistry. During his time at UW, Dalton worked with Dr. Stefan Stoll to edit and illustrate a textbook on Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy. He also worked as a research assistant in UW’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Chemical Oxidation and Disinfection Processes Lab. Though he was born and raised in Monrovia, CA, Dalton now calls Seattle his home. In his spare time he enjoys reading science fiction books, playing with his pets, and playing Dungeons and Dragons with friends.