Michael was born and raised in the Bronx, New York. Currently residing in the Allentown area of Lehigh Valley, Pa. Michael started his college career/journey studying Journalism (Radio/Broadcasting major) at SUNY Morrisville, then transiting to Touro College to complete his Masters in Mental Health Counseling.
Michael is also a published poet signed to Aios21publishing with two poetry collections currently on the market (Introduction to Sentimental Me (Released April 2015) / Interlude to Sentimental Me (Released May 2016.). In addition, Michael has recorded two poetry audio versions of his works--Introduction to Sentimental Me (2015) and Michael- Scene One- Poetic Expressions (October 2016).
Michael's love for radio was driving him back to the broadcasting industry to pursue his dream of becoming a broadcaster/radio host/supporter of local radio. Michael is also a lyric writer and works with independent local musical acts within the Lehigh Valley. Now, a show host for WDIY, Michael joined the jazz format every 2nd and 4th Friday--Jazz Junction (9pm-11pm) and rotates on World Rhythms on Saturdays from 1pm-3pm.