Daniel Walker is Superintendent of the Lower Kuskokwim School District (LKSD) headquartered in Bethel, AK. Dan has worked in LKSD for the past 24 years as a teacher, principal, assistant superintendent, and superintendent. He is an innovator in increasing access to technology in an effort to break down barriers for students in LKSD. He places a strong emphasis on building positive relationships at all levels to establish a strong foundation for trust among all stakeholders. He has a strong passion for supporting innovative ways to increase student engagement.
Dan was chosen one of 14 national Education Week “Leaders to Learn From” in 2014. That year he also led LKSD in the AdvancED Systems Accreditation process to become the first fully systems accredited school district in Alaska.