Michael oversees continuing education and professional development for Teaching Channel, including defining strategic initiatives. His primary focus areas include product innovation, customer experience and strategic partnerships. Michael enjoys collaborating with K-12 schools and higher education institutions to identify value-creating solutions that support teachers throughout their lifelong learning journey.

Before joining Teaching Channel, Michael led the Higher Education division at WorldStrides, creating experiential learning programs for 500+ universities and visiting more than 100 countries each academic year. Michael’s prior professional experience includes several years at Wachovia Bank and Deloitte, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions and assurance advisory services.

He holds a B.S. in Accounting and Marketing from The Ohio State University and completed the General Management Program at Harvard Business School.

Michael’s hobbies include running, college football, beekeeping, and spending time with his wife and two daughters.

Service Area A: Teacher Recruitment and Retention

Forecasting and Planning

Recruitment Campaigns

Licensure Programs for Paras and Subs

Access to our New Teachers Pipeline

Career Pathing Solutions

Skill Development Solutions


Service Area B: Professional Development 

Video Coaching and Self-Reflection 

Professional Development Courses 

New Teacher Programs 

Teacher Institutes 

Video Library Subscriptions 


Service Area C: Student Learning Acceleration 

Audits, Analysis and Solution Planning 

RISE Summer School Program 

Supplemental Curricula 

Teacher Coaching 

Institute Courses for Teachers 


Service Area D: Continuing Education 

Graduate-Level 1-3-Credit Courses 

Learning Pathways and Certificates 

Master’s Degree Programs 

Doctorate Degree Programs 


Service Area E: Leadership Solutions 

Strategic Planning 

Equity Consulting 

Leadership Coaching 

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