Michael grew up in Roanoke Rapids, NC. He graduated from Durham Technical Community college with an Associate in Arts degree. Michael is also National Board Certified CDT. He is also an honored KOL for GC America and an official DTG member of the Dental Technicians Guild traveling the U.S. studying implants and all ceramics from the best technicians in the world. Michael's greatest passion is his family with his supportive wife and 3 boys. He enjoys spending time with his kids and exploring the outdoors every chance he gets. Michael is an avid fisherman and enjoys playing the guitar and snowboarding in his free time. Fun fact: Michael once produced a mural that was on display in the North Carolina Museum of Art.