Michael Murphy served as the Senior Associate Pastor to Brian Houston and then the Director of Hillsong Music during the years when Hills Christian Center grew into the internationally-renowned Hillsong Church. He then planted and grew a megachurch, Shirelive, in another part of Sydney. He founded Leaderscape to help other pastors worldwide make disciples. He also serves as President of Alphacrucis College, and has served in denominational leadership, has overseen church planters who planted more than 500 churches, and chaired a national youth outreach called Youth Alive. Michael is also the founder and former director of Christian Men’s Network Australia. Today, Michael ministers 300 days per year coaching and encouraging key pastors and their teams worldwide to achieve greater results through effective leadership based on Biblical wisdom and experience.