Michael is an expert in product strategy, development, and management.  He leads the product team at HelloWallet. 

Prior to joining HelloWallet, Michael helped NPR become a leader in digital news and cultural programming, running the teams that built NPR’s award-winning products for the web, mobile web, iPhone / iPad, Android, internet-connected cars and TVs, and publishing tools.  He has extensive experience in business partnerships and handled some of NPR’s most valuable strategic relationships.

Michael is also a lawyer, and worked in the private and public sectors in DC before embarking on a career in technology. 

Michael has a BA in Liberal Arts and a JD from the University of Texas at Austin, where he was a member of the men’s swim team.  He has lived in both England and Spain and enjoys traveling, cooking, and coaching swimming and triathlon.