Andrew Mellen


Andrew Mellen is an organizational expert, public speaker, and the #1 best-selling author of Unstuff Your Life! Andrew has helped over 100,000 people and businesses worldwide to declutter and simplify their lives while regaining time for the things that matter.

A sought-after authority on organizing and productivity, Andrew's addressed audiences from Dwell on Design and TEDx to The Great British Business Show and BlogHer.

Corporate clients include American Express, Genentech, Goldman Sachs, NetApp, Nationwide Insurance, Time, Inc., and the US Depts. of Education and Homeland Security. The media has dubbed Andrew “The Most Organized Man in America.”

He writes a featured column called “Ask The Organizer” in Real Simple. In addition, he has written for and/or appeared everywhere from The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and Fast Company to Oprah Magazine, HGTV and NPR. He leads workshops and speaks internationally while maintaining a private practice working with clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies, trade associations and non-profits to CEOs, award-winning filmmakers and authors, as well as overwhelmed parents everywhere.

In 2013, Andrew founded Unstuff U®, the world's first virtual university dedicated to organization and decluttering, offering classes, workshops and other online resources for businesses and individuals. Andrew is a member of the Experts Collective and serves on the faculty of the New York Open Center in New York City. He speaks frequently on the intersection of spirituality and organization at Omega Institute, San Francisco Zen Center, Tassajara, All Saints Church, JCC Manhattan and the Center for Spiritual Enlightenment, among others.

Previously, Andrew was an award-winning playwright, actor, producer and director and the former Artistic Director of Alice B. Theater (Seattle), DC Arts Center (Washington, DC) and Shuttle Theater Company (New York). He is a contributing author to Yes Is the Answer: (And Other Prog-Rock Tales).

Andrew lives by his motto: More Love, Less Stuff!®