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Michael Sheldrick - Andy Social Podcast - Global Citizen

Episode 177 – Michael Sheldrick (Head of Policy, Global Citizen)

Michael Sheldrick surely wins the prize for one of most impressive job titles, as the Vice President of Global and Government Affairs for Global Citizen. Imagine rattling that one off as an introduction and being able to tell people how you have a direct impact on changing the lives of millions of people, without any dramatisation whatsoever. Originally from Perth, Michael's dedication to humanitarian impact has seen him work for his local government, as a Tutor for the University of Western Australia, picking up honours as the Young Western Australian of the Year in 2013, becoming a Youth Delegate for the United Nations and later relocating to New York to work with The Poverty Project before joining Global Citizen. I'm exhausted just thinking about it all! If you're not familiar with Global Citizen, they're an organisation that created a movement back in 2011 that has now helped to secure over 35 billion dollars in commitments from governments, corporations and private foundations to address a broad range of issues affecting 1.7 ...
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