Executive Director, Choices for Youth
For 15 years, Sheldon Pollett has been Executive Director of Choices for Youth, a charity that supports at-risk and homeless youth secure stable housing, education and employment in Newfoundland and Labrador. During his tenure, the organization has emerged as a leader in developing innovative solutions in the advancement of social change. Sheldon is also Co-chair of the National Learning Community on Youth Homelessness and A Way Home: A National Coalition to End Youth Homelessness. He is a board member of Raising the Roof, Vice-chair of End Homelessness St. John’s and interim Chair of the Provincial Mental Health and Addictions Advisory Council.