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Doug Konopelko, M. Ed.

Doug is a passionate educator, designer, writer, speaker, and leader. He currently serves as an Education Strategist for CDW•G, a Fortune 500 and Fortune Future 50 IT Services company. Doug focuses on acting as a connecting point between people, ideas, and solutions. In addition to his daily blog, Designed Edu, his writing has been published in EdTech Magazine, District Administration Magazine, on the CDW Solutions blog, and on the BYOT Network blog. On his education journey, he has served in both urban and suburban school districts as a teacher, adjunct faculty member, edtech consultant, high school assistant principal, school district administrator, and state education organization leader.

Areas of Expertise


Education Leadership

Over the past decade, Doug has worked with school, district, state, and national-level education leaders; connecting people with ideas and other leaders to help improve the education experience in their institutions.


Branding and Design

As small business owner of 3PK Design, Doug has created everything from a single logo to full branding packages for dozens of clients. From presentations to websites, most projects need a simple, consistent, cohesive theme.


Thought Partnership

One of the core tenets of his work over the years, Doug leverages a network of leaders to join forces and help drive change. Diving deep into education, business, and design issues, two brains are always better than one!

Let's Start a Conversation

So many lasting and impactful relationships start with a simple moment of vulnerability where one person reaches out to another.