Michael is in his fifth year as Director of Choral Activities at Mead High School and is serving as Director of Vocal Jazz Studies at Eastern Washington University. An accomplished musician, Mike is in demand as a choral clinician and adjudicator, and is noted by choirs for his creative approach to choral ensemble singing. He is equally comfortable as a pianist, organist, conductor, composer and vocalist. He is actively involved in musical theatre throughout the region at both the professional and amateur levels, working as conductor, accompanist and vocal coach. In addition to regional productions, Mike has worked for NetWorks Productions on the national tours of the hit Broadway musicals Annie!, The Producers and Mamma Mia! Here’s to Jerry and A.O.!