Professional dancer in Los Angeles, California, Michael was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. He started his training while attending a performing arts middle school, and continued to train during his high school years as a company member of The Jefferson Dancers. After graduating high school Michael moved to Los Angeles to continue his training taking class at EDGE Performing Arts Center. Now, Michael has started his career as a professional commercial dancer. His credits include Glee, Taylor Swift for MTV’s Video Music Awards, Sensa and USA Today.