Michael has been with GRL since 1985 working on projects on and off- shore in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Africa, and the Persian Gulf. Michael has a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Cleveland State University and a M.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Akron. He is a registered professional engineer in Ohio, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, West Virginia, Kentucky, and Michigan. Michael has achieved Expert level on the PDCA/PDI Dynamic Measurement and Analysis Proficiency Test and holds an “Expert Level” dynamic testing certification from Foundation QA. Michael is a frequent lecturer on foundation testing seminars, workshops, and training events, has several published papers, and is a member of ASCE, ADSC, and PDCA.