Michael is a seasoned communications professional with over a decade of experience in the mental health sector, specializing in issues management, strategic media relations and brand development.
Communications Director at the Wellesley Institute, Michael has also held senior positions at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and the Schizophrenia Society of Ontario. With a broad range of experience, including work in stakeholder relations, health policy and knowledge mobilization, Michael carries a thorough understanding of factors affecting the health care system in Ontario.
He studied political science and holds an Hon. Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto and a post-graduate diploma in business communications from Seneca at York University. Born and raised in Toronto, Michael has additional interests in community building, urban renewal and the arts.