Michael was born in Miami, Florida and grew up in Key West. At the age of 17, Michael was introduced to Jesus Christ while attending a youth group summer camp. Shortly thereafter, he married his beautiful wife, Tammy. Together, they attended Southeastern University, where Michael received a Bachelor of Science degree in Youth Ministry. After graduating, he interned at Brownsville Assembly of God for one year and went on to serve as Youth Pastor in Panama City, Florida and Alvin, Texas. Both Michael and Tammy love investing their lives serving teenagers and their families. They have four amazing children, Micah, Amelia, Ezra and Eliana.