Michael grew up in Columbia, South Carolina. He received his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of South Carolina (Go Gamecocks!) and his Masters of Science in Nursing from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Michael has an extensive background in pediatric nursing both as a Registered Nurse and a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. He has previously worked on Pediatric Hospitalist teams at both UNC and WakeMed and remains on faculty at the School of Nursing at UNC and Duke.
Michael brings a unique perspective with his hospital experience and education background and will use this experience to provide excellent care to children of all ages.
Michael lives in Durham with his wife and two children who keep him very busy and active. When Michael is not working he enjoys the outdoors and spending time with his family.