Michael trained with Vidal Sassoon in Los Angeles, California. His impressive educational background and professional experience has established a firm foundation where he has had the opportunity to work alongside and train with some of the most outstanding hairdressers in the world, inclusive of the famous Jose Eber and Neil Letham. His professional experience includes training with and working alongside Rainer Schnek, of Zurick, Switzerland, the official stylist for the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders and the Jose Eber Salon, Dallas, Texas and platform artist in Berlin, Germany. With over 25 years of experience, 11 of which he operated his own private salon. Michael has established himself as a sought-after, Master Stylist. His long list of clientele includes local politicians, celebrities, famous musicians, and athletes. He has been recognized as 'One of the Best Stylist in Austin', by Austin Monthly Magazine, consistently, 10 years in a row.