Data scientist / Customer advocate

Michael has spent over a decade in Silicon Valley as a customer advocate fighting for the highest levels of product quality, while keeping costs low.  Just the kind of leadership San Jose Unified needs to serve students at the highest levels within the constraints of the budget.


Involved Parent / Volunteer

As a father of two elementary school students, Michael is personally invested in the success of the district.  He has also coached Flag Football and Little League teams 


Library and early education commissioner

As a commissioner on the City of San Jose Library and Early Education, Michael has advocated for the removal of late fees on children's materials, promoted bridge libraries and increased access for families with young children (ages 0-5).