Michael was ordained on July 22, 2012 and was installed as our pastor on August 18. He is excited with the opportunity to serve our congregation and the community of South Lyon.
After spending more than 15 years in the Information Technology field supporting the automotive industry, he finally answered his call to ordained ministry. Michael graduated from Ecumenical Theological Seminary in June of 2010 earning his Master of Divinity degree.
Having been a life-long member of Jefferson Avenue Presbyterian Church in Detroit, Michael served as Moderator of the Deacons, a Ruling Elder, and assisted with the youth program. Michael has served on the Congregation Life and Christian Education, and Mission and Outreach committees at his church; and serves on the Presbytery of Detroit Men’s Fellowship committee and Hands-on-Mission work group. Michael also serves as Vice President for Action By Presence, a non-profit organization that serves the homeless in Detroit.
Michael is married to Stephanie and they have a 10-year old daughter, Lauren. He enjoys reading, the great outdoors, and spending time with family and friends. He is excited with the opportunity to serve our congregation.