From our Washington, D.C. office, Michael works with our designations team on communications strategies covering public lands policy debates and select field campaigns.
Previously he managed communications departments at the National League of Cities, National Council on Aging and Nielsen Claritas, among other groups. He grew up in Falls Church, Virginia and Missoula, Montana. He is active in Virginia Master Naturalists and the Virginia Native Plant Society.
He has a B.A. in American Studies from Grinnell College and an M.A. in English from George Mason University.