Dan Skimin is a renowned figure in educational travel, backed by a rich academic and professional background. He holds a Doctorate in Educational Leadership and Administration from the University of Southern California and an MBA in Global Finance from Thunderbird School of Global Management. Dan’s career spans significant roles in international education, both as a teacher and a leader, underlining his deep commitment to academic and practical realms of learning.
His expertise extends beyond traditional education. Dan’s doctoral research explored the crucial link between cultural intelligence, self-efficacy, and educational travel, highlighting the importance of enhancing educators’ cultural intelligence to enrich student learning during travel experiences.
Currently leading ETI360, Dan is not just at the forefront of the organization but is also a mentor and guide. His approach is grounded in the belief that travel experiences are vital in shaping young minds, integrating real-world experiences with classroom learning. Dan’s role involves working closely with educational institutions, assisting them in developing comprehensive and stress-free educational travel programs that align with their unique educational goals. His vision is to position travel as an integral element of holistic education, seamlessly blending academic knowledge with practical, worldly experiences.