Michael is the 11th of 12 children born into poverty to an abusive alcoholic father, living in junkyard. Losing his mother at age 7, he discovered powerful lessons about life, love and potential. He became the president of a franchise company with 35 locations, then a six-time successful entrepreneur himself. He is a Senior Jack Canfield Methodology Trainer, Master Certified RIM Facilitator and Trainer and a Barrett Values Center Consultant. He delivers over 100 webinars and numerous training retreats annually, helping individuals and organizations measure, manage and shift emotions, beliefs and behaviors to produce extraordinary results.