Dan Wessner

Professor & Accreditation Liaison Officer


  • ​Ph.D. University of Denver Korbel School of International Studies
  • J.D. University of Virginia School of Law
  • M.Div. Princeton Theological Seminary
  • B.A. Stanford University

Dan Wessner has worked and taught in the field of community-based development for three decades in China, Vietnam, and the United States. He is developing, modeling, testing, and marketing integrative education platforms for at-risk and affluent communities to collaborate on the SDGs per local contexts and within planetary boundaries. His lead on the Future Generations University accreditation process addresses the specific and universal learning of globally dispersed student and alumni bodies. He works among universities and nonprofits to find lasting solutions to vexing development challenges, and thus helped launch the Posner Center for International Development- a collaborative space of sixty international nonprofits headquartered in Denver, Colorado. He has served on several boards of organizations committed to education and best development practices.