Alfred Burgesson

Project Lead for Nova Scotia Young Leaders, Centre for Employment Innovation

At an early age, Alfred Burgesson moved from Ghana to Nova Scotia with his family to pursue a better quality of life. Alfred is a community organizer in Halifax, and is passionate about youth sports, engagement, and employment. He is the Founder of HFX Collective, a youth-led organization and platform focused on creating opportunities for meaningful youth engagement and employment. He is a team member of the Halifax Social Network. Alfred serves on various boards and councils, including the Halifax Public Libraries Board and the Prime Minister’s Youth Advisory Council.