Michael earned his Bachelor’s of Science in biology from Rutgers University, and his Bachelor’s of Fine Art in furniture design and sculpture from Oregon College of Art and Craft in Portland. His nature inspired works have been shown through out the US, Europe, Central and South America in galleries, museums, and personal collections, with wood being his main medium. He has worked in television, furniture design shops, and as an interior remodeler. For the past 2 years he built and managed Waikaia Farms, a fully functional and sustainable free-range organic farm on the Island of Kauai. Michael brings years of experience and superb craftsmanship to the Future Green Wood Shop.