Born & raised in Glenview, Illinois Michael was fortunate to be visiting Aspen since the early ‘70’s to ski and enjoy the beautiful summertime activities with his 7 brothers & sisters. After leaving Loyola Academy in Wilmette, Il Michael went on to attend and graduate from Spring Hill College. In 1990 Michael moved out to Aspen full time to teach skiing for the Aspen Skiing Company. Michael got his start in real estate in 2000 working with the agent that sold his parents a condo back in 1974. Outside of selling real estate, Michael enjoys skiing, mountain biking, fly-fishing and golfing but most of all enjoys going on hikes with his girls; wife Denise, daughter’s Lauren & Taylor and chocolate Labrador named, Sadie. Michael and his family live in Basalt just a 20 minute drive from Aspen.