Michael Henderson serves as the director of the Mutual Aid Collaborative, a joint initiative of the Alumni of the Chicago Peace Fellows program. Prior to joining the Goldin Institute team, Michael served as a Youth Development Coach at UCAN as an expression of his passion for mentoring, life coaching, and helping others succeed. Michael has a decade of successful experience in counseling and community development. A strong believer in the power of positive influence, Michael is a hands-on coach who invests his time and resources in his client’s dreams and goals. Michael is a visionary leader with a vision for youth entrepreneurship and community collaboration. Michael enjoys a good Netflix binge but can also be found in the gym lifting weights or taking a nice run in the Forest Preserve.