Danielle was born and raised here in Hot Springs. In 1996, she accepted Jesus into her heart to be Lord and Savior. Danielle spent 5 years in Portland, Oregon and received her associates degree from Mt. Hood Community College.

In 2013, Danielle married her childhood crush, Michael Rima. The now blended family, are the proud parents of three boys; Brody, Tucker and Spencer Rima.

Danielle and Michael have been members of Crossgate Church since 2013 and have faithfully served in our Preschool Ministry since joining.  Danielle served as the Preschool Director from 2019 – 2021 before becoming the Children’s Director.

Danielle enjoys spending time with her boys and husband, being creative, shopping at Target and finding fun ways to lead the next generation.