Michael currently serves as the Policy Associate at #cut50 and helps to lead our federal and state legislative efforts by advocating for and writing policy. Michaels expertise are crafting criminal justice legislation that focuses on public safety and rehabilitation.
As a political adviser and passionate criminal justice reform advocate, Michael believes in working with bipartisan coalitions to alter the national discourse about our justice system.
Michael is focused on continuing the work of building coalitions of unlikely allies to solve the complex problems that face our country, with the ultimate goal of helping to pass legislation that helps heal the hearts and minds of our country.
Previously, Michael served as a District Representative & the Casework Manager for California State Senator Nancy Skinner working on public safety and public health Policy. This succeeded his service as the Staff Assistant to the Office of Congresswoman Barbara Lee. Michael graduated from Saint Mary's College in 2015.