In June 2016, Michael joined the Title IX Office as a Title IX Investigator. His primary role is to manage the day-to-day responsibilities associated with the University’s Title IX compliance obligations. Michael conducts neutral investigations regarding complaints alleging sexual harassment, sexual assault, sexual misconduct, and relationship violence as well as collaborates with the Title IX Coordinator to assess and ensure the safety of the impacted student and/or community.
Prior to joining the Baylor family, Michael served in law enforcement as a police officer in Indiana, worked as a police mentor in Afghanistan – advising and training the Afghan National Police as part of the NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan (NTM-A) – and was the Security Manager at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Michael earned his Master of Science in Criminal Justice and Public Safety from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Telecommunications from Indiana University.