Dan Khanna began drawing at the Fiorello H. Laguardia H.S. of the Arts, and continued in college and studied fine art at Cornell University, illustration at the Cleveland Institute of Art, and Animation at the Parsons School of Design.
He has done work as a penciller on various comic books over the years for companies such as Dreamwave, IDW Publishing, Titan Magazines, and the Transformers Collectors Club/Botcon collectors Conventions. He has also done concept design, full packaging illustrations as well as color work on many Transformers brand box art illustrations across several toy lines for Hasbro Inc. He has also provided statue designs for Hard Hero, and Titan Books/EagleMoss.