Francisco Daniel Imhof (Chico) was born in January 11, 1951 in Brusque, State of Santa Catarina. 

He is son of Paulo Imhof and Alma Groh, grandson of Daniel Xavier Imhof and Anna Boos, great-grandson of Leopold Imhof (born in Germany) and Catterina Maria Maddalena Carneri (born in Italy), great-great-grandson of Franz Xaver Imhof and Maria Regina Schmitt (both born in Germany), great-great-great-grandson of Xaver Imhof and Katharina Margaretha Riffel (both born in Germany), great-great-great-great-grandson of Johannes Imhof and Anna Maria  Fehrenbach (both born in Germany), great-great-great-great-great-grandson of Joseph Imhof and Eva Reichenbach (both born in Germany) and great-great-great-great-great-great-grandson of Johannes Imhof and Maria Rösch (both born in Germany).

He is married to Noęmia de Andrade Ávila, born in Pedrinhas, SE, and has two daughters: Solange Imhof, born in Săo Paulo, SP, and Marina Ávila Imhof, born in Mafra, SC.

He is an Accountancy Science Bachelor by FMU - Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas (São Paulo). 

He is a Tax Auditor in the Santa Catarina State Revenue Department. He has been working there since January 3, 1984, when he was admitted through a public selection. Presently, living in Jaraguá do Sul, SC.