Dean is currently the Director of Digital Media at Inquiry By Design and the NLC San Francisco Co-Director. Prior to moving back to California, he was an Associate Director of Strategic Planning at the New York City Department of Education. and also taught twelfth grade AP Environmental Science in Los Angeles. Dean graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara where he majored in Environmental Studies and Geography. He grew up in San Diego and is finally living in the Bay Area. He enjoys long distance running, boxing, and interior design.
Chair, NLC AAPI Caucus; Co-Director, NLC San Fransisco