Lynell Burmark's Biography

Winner of Stanford University’s prestigious Walter Gores Award for Excellence in Teaching, Dr. Lynell Burmark is passionate about education and the potential for learners in her presentations and yours.

Lynell’s extensive teaching experience spans kindergarten through graduate school; her visually enhanced presentations range from small-group seminars to webinars, keynotes and videoconferences for thousands of people across the globe Her classic work, Visual Literacy: Learn to See, See to Learn, won the book of the year award for publisher ASCD. In her latest book, They Snooze, You Lose: The Educator’s Guide to Successful Presentations, Lynell takes visual literacy to the next level with new research, and more humorous insights, and practical applications for everyone wanting to craft and deliver “caffeinated” learning experiences.

Visit for more information about Dr. Burmark’s presentation offerings, as well as free resources including downloadable articles, videos, and banks of royalty-free images suitable for your presentations and other educational purposes.