Michael was born in Philadelphia in 1959 and grew up in northernmost Maine. He paints landscapes and figures in acrylics and watercolor. His paintings reflect his strong sense of design and love of natural beauty.
He has exhibited in Washington, Oregon, New York City, and throughout Maine.
In addition to painting, Michael is a registered professional engineer providing process, safety, and environmental services to a variety of clients. He lives with his wife and children in Southern Maine.