Dan Buchner

Dan Buchner
Founder and Principal, praktikel

Dan is an award-winning designer, entrepreneur, educator, and leadership facilitator. He believes in the power of innovation and leadership to positively impact society. Using his practical experiences in business and life, he shifts thinking, transforms perspectives, and inspires action to advance organizations and communities. Dan has served on and chaired the board of directors of National Board of Certified Counselors. Founded by USAID, his recent work has involved using innovative thinking as an economic, leadership and social development tool in South Africa, El Salvador, Jordan, and India. Having experienced the impacts of chronic pain on his family, Dan is passionate about advancing Pain BC and its mission.