Hey y'all,

Michael is a committed community leader and passionate public servant with a comprehensive and substantial record of service, reflecting his dedication and willingness to put service above self, working for and volunteering with local and state government and nonprofit organizations.

Michael has served the people of our community, representing his generation while simultaneously working to help improve the community for all residents, and he feels obligated to be in the room as an advocate, taking what actions he can today to be a positive force for planned progress in our community for tomorrow.

Michael has consistently shown up and has done the work, advocating for the people who call our community home, with a fervent belief that we should strive for a community where everyone has the opportunity not just to survive but to thrive and that young people like himself are not just the leaders of tomorrow but also the leaders of today.

"I have an irrepressible desire to live till I can be assured the world is a little better for my having lived in it."

- Abraham Lincoln

16th President of the United States

Michael taking his oath of office to the North Carolina Statewide Independent Living Council, administered by Union County Clerk Lynn West, April 2, 2024.

Record of Service

Notary Public