Meet our Staff
Michael moved to Arizona in 1995 after his two enlistments in the Marine Corps. Michael is a Marine Corps combat veteran. He was also the Executive Educational Advisor for MCB Camp Lejeune North Carolina for close to 10 years before he took the position of Legislative Director for ABATE of Arizona, the state’s largest motorcycle rights organization. Michael also has led several non-profit organizations in addition to starting four successful business ventures throughout the years. He has taught leadership seminars across the country to non-profit executives. His awards include: State Legislative Award, Motorcycle Rider’s Foundation (2017) and Communication & Dedication Award, Arizona Motorcycle Safety and Awareness Foundation (2018). Michael earned his undergraduate degree from Cal-Poly in San Luis Obispo and has a graduate degree in theology as well as studies and certificates in project management, grassroots advocacy, community mobilization and grassroots leadership.