Michael was born and raised in Mt. Vernon, Illinois. In 1992, he enlisted in the United States Navy and served for 6 years. During his service, Michael pursued his bachelor’s degree, completing it after his honorable discharge.
Michael has 18 years of experience managing large, multi-site networks. Prior to joining Kemper, he was Director of Information Technology for a Midwest health care corporation. Michael joined the Robinson office of Kemper Technology Consulting in 2009. Since joining Kemper, Michael obtained his master’s degree from the University of Illinois. He was promoted to manager in 2011, and he specializes in utilizing virtualization technologies to improve network environments for clients and the firm.
Michael’s family includes his wife of 20 years, Michelle; sons, Ryan and James; and daughter, Kylee.
Certifications and Affiliations
- Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist
- Microsoft Certified IT Professional
- Citrix Certified Administrator
- KTC Board Member
- Elks Lodge 1188
- Member, First Free Will Baptist Church