Michael was born and raised in Milwaukee Wisconsin. With strong family ties to Northern Wisconsin, the outdoors has always been a place full of fond memories for him.
A fisherman, hunter and outdoors enthusiast from a very young age Michael has always felt a connection to the wild.Michael's passion for the outdoors has manifested in many ways, most notedly as a proponent for Hero Fishing. As a constant volunteer and organizer, he gives back to society and the outdoors alike.
When not working in Hotel Management or at home with his wife Michelle you will find Michael in one of three places: His family lake cabin in Northern Wisconsin, on Lake Michigan or an inland lake fishing for Salmon, Muskie and Walleye or serving others on various boards and committees that give back to the outdoors, veterans, those with special needs and the community in general.
As Vice President of Hero Fishing Michael helps to coordinate fundraising events and opportunities. Michael focuses on the overall "Hero Experience" on our adventures making sure the trips/events are memorable and serves as resident chef while on multiday trips.
Those in the Hero Fishing Community as well as The Lake Michigan Salmon Fishing Community call him Luigi.