Dan Burden

BLUE ZONES DIRECTOR OF INNOVATION AND INSPIRATION

  • Named by TIME as “one of the six most important civic innovators in the world.”
  • Named by Planetizen as one of the “Top 100 urbanists of all time.”
  • Former Florida DOT Bicycle / Pedestrian Coordinator

America’s top walkability and bike-ability expert.

Dan leads the company in reinventing streets, neighborhoods and towns with walkability and bikeability solutions. He is the nation’s most recognized authority on walkability, bicycle and pedestrian programs, street corridor and intersection design, traffic flow & calming, road diets, and other city planning elements. The White House recognized him as one of the top ten Champions of Change in Transportation, TIME magazine called him “one of the six most important civic innovators in the world,” and his peers at Planetizen list him as one of the 100 most significant urban thinkers of all time.