Michael runs the websites for 3 divisions at LBNL: Computational Research Division (CRD), ESnet and NERSC. He also writes Unix server-side applications and web applications. Prior to his appointment at NERSC, Michael maintained and developed applications for LBNL's Advanced Light Source facility as a Data Acquisition & Controls Engineer. He has B.S. degrees from University of Massachusetts - Amherst (Microbiology and in Cellular & Molecular Biology) and an M.S. in Systems Management from Golden Gate University with an emphasis in Software Engineering.