Bet on yourself (42:24)
Mike Ellison is a multifaceted artist. He’s a musician, actor, poet and noted public speaker. Whether addressing genocide in Rwanda, combating bullying and teen suicide in Detroit, chatting with senators, or jamming with Grammy-winning rock legends on stage, Mike is a charismatic communicator and is always in his element.
Mike is equally at ease delivering a commencement address to graduates or working with senior executives of Fortune 500 companies.
Mike was born in Ethiopia, raised in VA and fully realized his calling as an interdisciplinary artist in Detroit. He’s released independent records, headlined national tours, and registered acting credits that span film, theater, and television. He also produces original content and provides voiceover for films, commercials and concert tours.
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