As the Founder & Chief Executive Optimist of Count Me In, Shane Feldman is the creative strategist behind the world's largest youth-run movement.
Born out of Shane's challenging transition into high school, Count Me In is a student-led charity and global brand that helps young people find their passion through community involvement.
With Shane at the helm, Count Me In has impacted more than 10-million young people to date through speaking tours, educational programs and major broadcasts. Shane has established an international reputation as a leader in the youth engagement space, and his thought provoking and inspirational presentations continue to help audiences reimagine themselves, their purpose, and their power to give back and "live a legacy."
Shane has appeared on national media, been recognized by The United Nations Youth Assembly and The President's volunteer initiative "Serve.GOV", and he has been listed on Youth In Motion's Top 20 Under 20 list.
Previous clients include FCCLA, GEAR UP, Microsoft, the International Student Leadership Conference, Pencils of Promise, and over 100,000 students, educators and professionals at corporate events, conferences, high schools and colleges around the world.
"Shane has confirmed that by working diligently, being persistent, and by doing something you are passionate about, anything is possible. Shane is someone we can all learn from. He teaches us that we too can take our passion, no matter what it is, and use it for the benefit of others. He teaches us that we can all be more than just dreamers."Good News Toronto
"Shane's presentation was fantastic. I was truly impressed by the message Shane gave to our students, and how he motivated them and kept them attentive the entire time. It was incredible."Demetra Droutsas, Principal
"Shane's message is fantastic. You really have to work on fixing your own backyard before you go out and fix the world, and I think Shane drives that message home one thousand percent."John O'Donnell, CSLA
INSPIRE Your Students & IMPROVE School Culture
Shane will leave a lasting impact on your audience with his tangible 5 tips on creating lasting connections and making meaningful choices. This thought provoking, inspirational and energetic presentation will change the way your audience interacts within their community, and empower them to do something worthwhile...starting NOW!
Your audience will re-imagine themselves, their purpose, and their power to create a legacy and give back.
Since the dawn of time, leadership has been viewed as a practically unattainable superpower that only a select few elite individuals get to experience. In this inspiring keynote, the glorified idea of leadership is deconstructed as Shane helps everyone understand how to reach their true potential.
At the core of his talk you will find that you not only have the power to lead an awesome life, but that you have the opportunity to leave a positive imprint on everyone around you.
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