Michael is an Operations Specialist at IHS. Originally from Middletown, Ohio, he graduated from Miami University in 2013 with a major in international studies. Since then he worked briefly in advertising and then three years as a university English teacher in Qinhuangdao, China. Currently he is pursuing a Masters in Conflict Analysis and Resolution at George Mason. Outside of work he enjoys playing tennis, running, and rock climbing, though he is only actually good at one of those.