The student handbook for the ETC students who entered in the program in August of 2021.
Michael's passions are animation and location-based entertainment. An accountant by training, he's found his business background to be invaluable in organizing projects, communicating with clients, and helping team members come together to create memorable projects.
Before entering the ETC, Michael was one of the founding directors of the Akron Film Festival in Akron, Ohio. Most recently, Michael has had his work in humanoid robotics published in the proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Human Robot Personal Relationships. His animations have shown as part of the Cleveland International Film Festival and on ABC's Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.
After graduation, Michael hopes to combine his interests by leading teams to create entertainment experiences that delight audiences.