Ilchi Lee is the founder and president, University of Brain Education, Chun-Ahn, Korea, established in 2002. Through scholarly research and degree programs, the focus is on the role of the brain in creating lasting peace. He is the founder and president, Korea Institute of Brain Science, Seoul, an international research organization that develops and investigates brain methods of health maintenance and peace education. It is a non-governmental organization (NGO) in consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council. He is founder and president, International Brain Education Association, New York, NY, which promotes and develops brain education programs for families, schools, companies, and governments around the world.
Ilchi Lee used to be president of BR Consulting, Inc., Sedona, Arizona, an innovative educational company providing business services and developing knowledge products related to brain education, holistic health, self-growth, and collaboration for peace for more than 50 clients around the world. He has guided its client U-DAP in Korea, to conduct brain education programs, which have reached more than 1,000 corporations and government agencies and their 440,000 employees over the past decade. Through other clients, brain education programs have been given to organizations in the United States, Canada, Japan and the United Kingdom.
While he founded Dahn Yoga & Health Centers, now with more than 500 centers worldwide training members in Ki energy-based body-brain fitness, Ilchi Lee is no longer involved in the management of the centers.