Michael joined Emerald in the Spring of 2019. Growing up in the Adirondack Mountains, he is an avid cook, hiker, skier and overall outdoorsman. Michael holds a Bachelor’s of Landscape Architecture from SUNY College of Environmental Science & Forestry after beginning studies as an Environmental Forest Biology/Bio-Technology major. He has lived and studied in Lisbon, Portugal, and shortly after began working in landscape design & construction. Michael has experience managing an eleven-acre retail nursery in upstate New York, where he served as a Landscape Designer and Nursery Manager for seven years. Michael is a Certified Pest Applicator in the state of Connecticut.
Michael resides in Yonkers with his wife and daughter. He enjoys painting, metal and jewelry work and home-brewing.