Michael graduated from Wilkes University with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration in 2006, is a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), and an Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI). Shortly after graduation Michael started his insurance career with The Partners Insurance Agency as a Commercial Lines Producer and became a partner in 2010. In 2019, The Partners joined the Smith Brothers Insurance family. Michael is now the New York Region Leader and partner. He currently serves on several boards including Midstate Mutual Agents Advisory Committee, Utica National School Task Force, Kids 4 Kids NY, Danielle House Advisory Committee, BNY Select Youth Development Program, and the BX Player Development Group.
True to Michael’s personality and leadership style his favorite quote is “Whatever happens to me today is in my very best interest and an opportunity to learn, grow, and get better.”- Carol Dweck, Growth Mindset