Born in Sydney Mines, Michael now lives in Whitney Pier with his spouse, their son Malcolm and dog Finn.
He has had a varied career in financial services, hospitality, and for the last 6 years has worked for the Government of Canada. He brings financial, fundraising, communications, and administration skills to the board.
An experienced volunteer, Michael is currently the Vice President of The Simon Chaisson alumni basketball tournament, hockey coach, and baseball umpire. He has also volunteered at times as a baseball and basketball coach, hockey referee, and with the Canadian Cancer Society and the Victory Park Society fundraising committee.