Michael teaches PSI-PCI courses in Florida where he resides with his wife Rachael (who is also a PSI-CI Instructor) and their two children.He has a Master of Science degree in Physical Organic Chemistry. Michael is a PADI Course Director, DAN Instructor Examiner, and a TDI Instructor Trainer for Semi-Closed Rebreathers, Decompression Procedures and Extended Range. He is still an avid scuba diver who also has written many diving related publications in various magazines and co-authored the book Diving with Dive Computers. Many of the photos he has taken have also been published. He is currently Regional Manager Central and South Florida for Head USA, Mares and Scuba Schools International. In his spare time he and his wife study martial arts, where he recently attained the rank of Fourth Degree Black Belt.