Michael Dickson is Executive Director of StandWithUs-Israel, an international educational non-profit dedicated to supporting Israel and fighting antisemitism around the world. Michael regularly addresses audiences and broadcasts on issues pertaining to Israel and public diplomacy. He is an accomplished writer, with many published articles and TV appearances. Michael has addressed audiences in global forums, including at the UN, in the Knesset, and in Europe, America, Asia and Africa. Michael is a Senior Fellow at the Center for International Communication of Bar Ilan University, is an Honorary member of Alpha Epsilon Pi, and in 2015 was appointed to the Spectrum Forum of leading Executive Directors in Israel under the age of 40. In 2016, he was listed as the 14th most influential Jew on Twitter and also named in the “30 Israelis Making a Difference” at a special event at the President’s Residence. Michael was listed in the Top 30 of The Aliyah 100 List of British immigrants to Israel as one of the flag bearers who shape the State of Israel and made a significant contribution. In 2019, he was awarded the Bonei Zion (“Builder of Zion”) Prize, recognizing the achievements of outstanding Anglo immigrants and their contribution to the State of Israel, at a ceremony in the Tower of David, Jerusalem. In 2020, he was listed on the Global Jewish 100 - “a celebration of people across the world who are moving Jewish culture forward, selected according to their accomplishments, influence, and impact”. He lives in Israel with his wife and five children.