Michael is from Roca, NE and is studying civil engineering. His service experience includes volunteering with the Southwood Lutheran Youth Ministry, where he led a classroom for Sunday School and Vacation Bible School. His leadership experience includes being the Senior Patrol Leader for his local Boy Scout Troop. In this role, he was responsible for planning and running weekly meetings and activities. Michael then went on to achieve the rank of Eagle Scout with a Bronze Palm. His career interests are in the civil engineering field, with a focus on structural and infrastructural development. He desires to build and grow communities to support future expansion.