Dart joined Seamen’s Society in November 2016. He is an organizational development consultant with over 30 years experience helping community organizations achieve their goals. He has worked independently and in affiliation with the Support Center for Non Profit Management. His past experience includes serving as Interim Executive Director of Added Value, a Brooklyn based not for profit that developed and manages the Red Hook Community Farm. He recently served as Interim Executive Director of New York Harm Reduction Educators, an organization that works in East Harlem and the South Bronx to build a world where intravenous drug users and sex workers are treated with dignity and respect. Currently, Dart teaches at Manhattan College as an Adjunct Instructor in Environmental and Urban Studies.
Dart Westphal attended Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. where he received a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service. He attended Catholic University, in Washington, D.C. and received a Master of Arts in Anthropology. Dart is bilingual in English and Spanish.