Don Mankin has filled many different roles in his professional and personal life – psychologist, educator, futurist, writer, consultant and world traveler. What they all have in common is his commitment to innovation, in the form of new ideas, new programs, new places to visit, and new ways to look at how we live and work.


After earning a B.S. in electrical engineering from Drexel University and a Ph.D. in psychology from The Johns Hopkins University, Don worked for 35 years as a psychology professor and dean at various universities throughout the US and has consulted for many organizations, large and small.


Six-time winner of the
North American Travel Journalists Association Gold Award
for 50+ travel writing