Michael has helped families navigate the college process throughout his entire career. He started working in the small liberal arts college environment at St. Lawrence University in New York and Wheaton College in Massachusetts. During his time in college admissions, Michael served as an athletics liaison and campus visit supervisor, and he also recruited students from Colorado, Texas, New York, and Massachusetts. Michael then moved to the high school side as the director of college counseling at The Baldwin School of Puerto Rico, an International Baccalaureate World School. Most recently, Michael served as the associate director of college counseling for Fort Worth Country Day, an independent day school in Texas. Michael holds a bachelor’s degree from Ithaca College and a master’s degree from Florida State University.