Michael is an Advisor at BIT North America. His research focuses on applying behavioral science to international development programs, mitigating the spread of misinformation, and improving the health of civil society. Michael is a 2018 Transatlantic Digital Debates Fellow with the Global Public Policy Institute. Before joining BIT, Michael worked for a microfinance NGO in Ghana, provided executive search consulting services for nonprofits and foundations, and co-founded a media company. Michael holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics with a specialization in International Economic Development from Seattle University.