Dan Pujdak is a policy thinker who has served as Director of Policy to Canada’s Minister of Crown – Indigenous Relations, as Senior Advisor for Intergovernmental Relations and Strategic Policy to the Ontario Regional Chief, and as a senior policy analyst to the Assembly of First Nations.  He currently serves as Executive Lead at Watershed Partners.

Dan also serves on the boards of Arctic 360 and the Ottawa Arts Council. 

Dan holds a master’s degree in marine management from Dalhousie University and a bachelor’s degree from McGill University.  He is originally from Long Island, New York and now resides in Ottawa.