As a Youth Transition Specialist, Michael works with youth with disabilities individually and in schools across the state where he assists them in building independent living, self-advocacy, and work readiness skills. Michael graduated from Presbyterian College with a degree in psychology and is now pursuing a Masters in Rehabilitation Counseling at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. He has a passion for working with people and firmly believes that given the right supports, anyone can accomplish what they set their mind to.

When Michael is not at work or in class, he typically spends his time with his wife, playing board games with friends and family, and learning to play the banjo.

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The burning of the Babcock from the perspective of people with disabilities

For decades, the Babcock building has served as a painful reminder of the ways that people with psychiatric, intellectual and developmental disabilities were abused, neglected, and segregated from society.

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Hire Me SC to coincide with disability employment awareness month

Employers and human resource professionals in South Carolina can take the next step in building a hiring plan inclusive of individuals with disabilities at the Hire Me SC Employer Summit on Oct. 7, 2020.

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Oct 01

Equip Hangout

October 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
2020 Employer Summit Karl at the cash register at Riverbanks Zoo
Oct 07

2020 Employer Summit

October 7 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm