Michael has returned to Dawson Creek after starting his accounting career in Edmonton. He moved there after graduating from South Peace Senior Secondary School and earned his Certified General Accountants diploma in 1991. With the amalgamation of all accounting bodies in Canada, he now holds a CPA, CGA designation. He met his wife Nadia there and together they raised their family there. After spending 25 years in industry accounting, he decided that he needed a change and an opportunity at the firm became available. He enjoys the diverse client base that the firm serves and continues to expand his knowledge base. He is surrounded by an extremely knowledgeable team that makes Core Partners Chartered Professional Accountants a good place to be. He serves on the boards of Community Futures Peace Liard, Dawson Creek & District Chamber of Commerce, Northern Lights College Foundation.
In his downtime, he enjoys travelling especially to Italy and the beaches of Mexico and the Caribbean with his family. He has also ran a couple of marathons in Las Vegas and New York City.