Dale was born in 2000 in St. Mary’s County. He went to Leonardtown Elementary and Middle schools and graduated from Chopticon High School in 2019. He has been involved with Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts his entire life. He reached the rank of Eagle Scout in 2017. He has enjoyed doing outdoor activities including backpacking, white water rafting and zip-lining. He started small boat sailing on a trip to Kentucky with the scouts which started a passion for sailing. He continued to sail and even went on to start the sailing team at Chopticon High School. He raced in regattas against schools all over Maryland and went to South Carolina and sailed against a Rio Olympian. He has been able to travel to many new places and race sailboats. Currently his interests are school, becoming a veterinarian, and spending time with his family.