Michael has a University Degree in Property and Valuation, and has worked in the commercial and residential property markets for 30 years.  He has been a contractor for Government in the property sector including services to remote indigenous communities.

Michael is a former small business owner in accommodation and conference industry; and was a former Board member of a local tourism authority.

Michael currently works as a commercial property valuer.  He has a strong passion for the retention of negative gearing, maintaining competition in the mortgage broking industry, and promoting a ‘fair go’ for small business and hard-working Australians.

Michael is married and spends his leisure time supporting his sons in their AFL and school sporting pursuits.