For over ten years, Michael Bookman has been a proud member and leader within Toastmasters International, a non-profit educational organization that helps its members develop their public speaking and leadership skills. Michael is a certified human resources professional. He has worked in the field of human resources for over 18 years. He is currently an employee-consultant with a large human capital management firm. Michael holds a bachelor’s degree of science in psychology and a master’s degree of science in management. Michael has served on the Volunteer Recognition Committee and as a disaster services instructor for the American Red Cross of Massachusetts, and currently board chair of a small non-profit based in Boston, MA.