New York native, Michael joined the SDN team in 2022. At fifteen, he began working as the sound designer for local theatre companies/schools, elected crew representative, and later nominated for the Technical Merit Metro Award. Later attending SUNY Plattsburgh, he double majored TV/Video and Audio/Radio Production with a Digital Media Management minor and was elected VP of the IFC. Through the programs he managed/directed his own shows on PSTV and WARP Radio. While attending, he launched Phantom Power Productions; a media/content production company. After graduating, he worked as a video technician/stagehand for a live events company, eventually making his way to SDN. Experience ranges from live event production, pre and post production, sports broadcasting, live-to-tape shows, and commercial production. Passionate and ambitious, he is excited for the future.