Michael graduated from UW-Milwaukee in 2014 earning a Bachelor of Science degree with a double major in Architectural Studies and Urban Studies. Before earning his Master of Architecture degree from Washington University in St. Louis, he worked for a year in Beijing, China at an architectural firm that specializes in historical conservation.
In his free time, Michael enjoys honing his musical and photography skills. He also enjoys fiddling with technology such as 3D printing and CNC milling. Occasionally, Michael can be found trying not to burn down his kitchen while cooking and baking.