Michael is a Member of the PGA of America since 1998. Michael has worked at some wonderful clubs around the midwestern area. Michael started at Cincinnati CC under his mentor and friend, Mr. Bill Wood. Bill Wood really helped Michael to become the professional Michael wanted to be. Michael tries to take Bill Wood's values and professionalism with him wherever he goes. At Idle Hour CC in Kentucky, Michael worked for Pete Garvey. Pete Garvey gave Michael much to the business side to which Michael will always cling to, wherever he goes. Pete Garvey's attention to detail sticks with Michael to this day, as does his friendship. At Chattanooga G&CC, Bruce Etter showed Michael how to balance job, family, golf, and faith. Bruce Etter is a wonderful professional and a multiple award winner in the Tennessee Section. Michael feels that he has become a blend of all of these men and more. Michael feels that his love of this game surpasses them all thus he is a fellow traveller with his members as we all share the common goal in this wonderful...the search to get better.