Michael joined USIndoor in December 2012 as its Electronic Media Manager responsible for managing the website, social media, and email communications. He graduated from Penn State University in 2007 with a degree in Meteorology with a Forecasting and Communications emphasis and from Syracuse University in 2012 with a master’s degree in Broadcast and Digital Journalism with a Sports Communications emphasis.
While at Syracuse, Michael interned with the Syracuse Silver Knights of the Major Indoor Soccer League, where he wrote press releases and game summaries, created video content, and managed the team’s social media accounts, including live-tweeting the team’s matches.
While not an athlete, he has a strong interest in sports, especially “niche” professional sports, such as soccer and lacrosse (both indoor and outdoor), volleyball, curling, and international motorsport. In his spare time, he volunteers his skills as webmaster for Evangelical Lutheran Church in Greencastle and Salem Lutheran Church in Marion.