Michel Le Franc is a convinced European who has done his civil service in Munich, has been a university lecturer in Exeter and in Oslo, has taught at the university of Caen before becoming a seconded expert at the European Commission and a Director at the Council of Europe. He has worked several years as project leader in charge of European projects at the French Ministry of education.
As for volunteer work, he started with working camps, then teaching French to migrants, belonging to the European Movement and at the same time as Deputy mayor of the city of Caen in charge of international twinning’s and international volunteer associations. Lately he has been devoting his time to European projects concerning refugees, migrants, youngsters in need and prisoners as well as to aspects concerning seniors, volunteering and guidance and seniors and isolation. He is also very much engaged in spreading the concept of peer support at all levels of teaching. Michel was elected to the CEV Board in 2017 for a 4-year term.