Michael is originally from Missouri. In 2000 he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science with concentrations in Athletic Training and Health & Fitness from Missouri Valley College in Marshall, MO. As an athletic trainer, he spent 10 years providing coverage to high school athletic departments with most of that time spent as the Head Athletic Trainer at Columbia Central High School in Columbia, TN. In 2012 he graduated from Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, TN with a Master of Science in Medicine in Physician Assistant studies. Since then, he has worked in emergency medicine and urgent care.
Michael joined Sport Ortho Urgent Care in 2020 where he provides care for general orthopedic conditions.