Michael served in the United States Navy (2000-2004), graduated from Cairn University (previously Philadelphia Biblical University - PBU), Langhorne, PA in 2008 with a B.S. in Biblical Studies, and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Reformed Episcopal Seminary, Blue Bell, PA in 2011 with an M.Div. He also served as Interim Pastor for New Life Grace Brethren Community Church in Souderton, PA from November 2011 to February 2012. He was previously under care in the Eastern Pennsylvania Presbytery in the PCA, and served at Lansdale Presbyterian Church (PCA) as the Jr. High Sunday School Teacher, where he taught rambunctious 7th and 8th graders the Shorter Catechism. Michael spent 3 years (2012 - 2015) as a ministerial student at All Saints Church (CREC) in Lancaster, PA studying with Dr. Gregg Strawbridge. He now serves as Pastor of Covenant Reformed Church in Fairbanks, Alaska (a Mission Church of Covenant Bible Church in Chugiak, Alaska, under the Supervision and Leadership of Pastor Jack Phelps). He is a blessed husband of Ivette, and a father of Amber, Sophia, and Nathanael.