As a toddler, Michael once ruined a play-date by insisting that his friend’s fantasy world have consistent rules. Decades on, this affinity for order continues. After a college career spent studying power and language both coasts, he struck out under the nom-de-guerre WorkingMichael, specializing in solving thorny communication and design problems for decent people.
At Mule, Michael is ever “thinking about the box, not outside of it”, but after work you’ll find him chasing down a bite of Mexican food or sketching furniture, since he’s too tall for anything at Design Within Reach. He speaks and writes (occasionally with vigor) about diversity and equity in design. Se habla español.