Doc D is the pen name for David P. Bugay, Ph.D.  Doc D. has a  reputation as a high-energy speaker, author, poet, and playwright. He began writing seriously around fifteen years ago with over a hundred poems published in various magazines and journals. He has written numerous articles, poems, screenplays and stage plays. 

Doc D, an organizational behaviorist, has served on the board for the Association of Chief Human Resource Officers and on the boards for the Association of California Community College Administrators, International Higher Education Teaching Learning and Leadership Oakland. He frequently presents on topics which range from Backbonology, Conflict Resolution and Communications.