As a professional in the intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD) field with over 35 years of experience, Michael has established and maintained positive relationships throughout the United States with governmental, social/human services, advocacy, religious, and other business leaders.
He has served in a variety of positions including director of population health in Medicaid Managed Care, behavior management coordinator, executive director and regional director in program services, and he is the former executive director of The Arc of Nebraska.
Michael has worked to create effective supports with other disability advocates and fields of service. He has served on the Governor’s I/DD Advisory Committee, the Brain Injury Advisory Committee, the Nebraska Consortium of Citizens with Disabilities, the State Rehabilitation Committee, and as a statewide advisor to People First Nebraska. He is president of the Nebraska Transition College.