Shane has spent the last eight years working with young people around the world — from the United States and Canada, to Mexico and Malaysia. As Founder and CEO of Count Me In, Shane is the creative strategist and visionary behind the world’s largest youth-run organization that has impacted over 10-million youth in over 100 countries. Born out of Shane’s own challenges and experiences in school, Count Me In inspires youth to be positive change agents in their community. Once socially isolated, Shane is now a globally celebrated youth advocate and motivational force, seizing every opportunity to energize and empower students. Through immersive storytelling, humour and courageous vulnerability, Shane invites students into his world and helps them discover that their impact and success truly is limitless, regardless of age or circumstance. From leadership conferences to campus events, Shane’s thought provoking message will transform the way students see themselves and interact within your school, and community.
Shane inspired us in a way that is not possible to explain.
We want our young people to become great citizens – to contribute to the improvement of our country and world as a whole. Shane Feldman is a remarkable young man, committed to the holistic development of young people – to ensure that they are motivated to add value to their own lives and the lives of others. Not only is Shane a captivating speaker, he walks his talk.
During our National Meeting, Shane inspired over 1,200 FCCLA members, advisers, and guests. The meeting could not have been as successful without Shane’s energizing presentation.
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.
Shane’s message is relatable and believable. He’s very funny, and the kids are really engaged by the things he has to say. As educators, it’s really important that we support this type of movement in the school, because this is essentially how everything starts for all of our students.
Shane has gained notoriety for his creative approach to youth activism and development. He has redefined youth activism into a more attainable concept that can be practiced by all youth in their everyday lives. He empowers youth and helps them realize that they can attain more than they ever thought possible.