Dan Stewart

Dan Stewart
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Managing Attorney for Education and Employment

Dan Stewart joined NDRN in May 2022 as the Managing Attorney for Education and Employment.  In that role, he primarily provides special education training/technical assistance to the Network and assists in overseeing training/technical assistance to CAP and PABSS work.    Dan started with the Minnesota P&A (the Minnesota Disability Law Center) in 2006 and served as its Legal Director from 2019-2022.  His disability rights specialties include special education and VR/PABSS employment issues.  He has a B.A. in Social Thought and Political Economy from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, and an M.A. in Educational Policy, a J.D. and a Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota.  His doctoral dissertation focused on school-based restraint and seclusion policies and practices.