- Age: 25
- Nationality: American
- Hometown: St. Louis, MO
- Project participation: Rugby in Africa 2018: Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Mozambique, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa
Born and raised in Missouri, Michael studied at Colgate University in New York, where he also played on the rugby team. Since graduating, he’s worked as a journalist in Atlanta while continuing to compete with a men’s club team.
Captaining his college sevens team for a national championship qualifier.
“All I can hope for is to try and make a positive impact on someone’s life, however small. I think many of us have seen the unique power sport has to do just that, rugby more than most, and I’m looking to put that to use.”