Chief Operating Officer
Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights
Michael is an experienced leader of mission driven organizations, with a particular interest and capacity in organizational growth and strategic implementation. Over his 20 year career, Michael has served in leadership roles for Deloitte Consulting, United Way Worldwide, GBCHealth and Concern Worldwide. In each of these engagements, he has been responsible for identifying new relationships, building robust processes, formalizing new strategies, and ensuring staff development approaches to unlock additional organizational value.
Michael is currently the Chief Operating Officer for Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, which engages lawyers, advocates, entrepreneurs, and corporations to both deliver systemic legal changes and to mobilize the next generation of human rights leaders.
In addition, Michael is a recognized expert in the intersection of commercial activity and social outcome creation. He is highly visible in his volunteer roles, serving as the Chair of the Net Impact Board and a member of the Atlas Corps Board of Directors. Michael’s previous board service includes both the ePhilanthropy Foundation and N-TEN, the leading nonprofit technology trade association.
Michael has a BA in Economics & International Relations from Stanford University and an MBA from Duke’s Fuqua School of Business. When not working, he enjoys urban gardening with his two sons at their New Jersey home and traveling to wine regions with his wife and extended family.