Dr. Dan Garvey joins FUEL Advisory Board


“I am eager to support FUEL because I know the value of experiential education. On a ship, learners are taught real lessons with direct, immediate consequences. There is no better investment to help reinvigorate education.”

Dr. Dan Garvey has joined the FUEL Program's board of advisors. Our advisory board is a group of distinguished experts who are working with us to make sure our program is effective and successful. His relevant accomplishments are numerous. I will highlighting a few:

  • President Emeritus, Prescott College

  • Former faculty & Researcher, experiential education, University of New Hampshire (UNH)

  • Former President and Executive Director, Association for Experiential Education

  • Vice President, American Youth Foundation

  • Former Dean of Entering Students, UNH

  • Former AmeriCorps Executive Committee member

  • UNH Outstanding Teaching Award recipient

  • Julian Smith Award recipient

  • Author of over 25 books and articles about experiential education

  • Former Trustee, National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)

  • Former Director, Project Adventure

  • Current Trustee, The Institute for Shipboard Education

Additionally, Dan has sailed around the world six times as dean of Semester at Sea and one time as faculty.

To learn more about the FUEL Program's advisory board click here.