Michael is blessed to be working with Trinity Rep for the first time. He is the founder and director of the Prism of Praise Community Gospel Choir, now in its 27th year of music ministry throughout Rhode Island, Connecticut and Southeastern Massachusetts. He has a degree in English and Drama from Dartmouth College, and is a graduate of Yale Law School. Michael is a civil rights attorney and Executive Director of the Rhode Island Commission for Human Rights. He lives in Providence with his husband Sean and two canine dependents, Gage and Tobey.