Project Development Officer - West Africa
Mike joined Disability Africa in 2016. He works with our West African partners on the development and delivery of projects in The Gambia and Sierra Leone. He is also responsible for digital communications and individual giving.
Mike completed a degree in International Relations and Politics at the University of Portsmouth. During his time at university, he researched many development related areas such as the impact of ‘Structural Adjustment Policies’ on African countries. He also worked as a freelance writer for the online newspaper The Canary covering news and politics.
Mike has experience of working with disabled young people in the UK through his work as a volunteer for a variety of organisations and through his family’s support of a young boy with autism over many years.