Michael is a past member of the AP Statistics Development Committee (2001-2005) and a former Table Leader at the Reading. He currently reads the Alternate and Overseas Exams. He has been a lead teacher at many AP Summer Institutes over the past fourteen years, and is a frequent presenter at College Board conferences. Michael was the statistics content editor for the series, Laying the Foundation: Connecting to AP Mathematics funded by the O'Donnell Foundation. He has also authored the Prep for the AP Exam Guide for Yates, Moore, and Starnes's The Practice of Statistics TI 83/89 Graphing Calculator Enhanced, 3rd edition and is the author of the 2007 College Board AP Statistics Teacher's Guide. He authored the Teacher's Resource Binder to accompany Statistics Through Applications 2e, the non-AP sister text to Yates, Moore, and Starnes' The Practice of Statistics 3e. He has also authored the AP-style multiple-choice and free-response cumulative review sections for The Practice of Statistics for AP* 4e as well as the Prep for the AP Exam Guide 4e. Michael also authored the practice exams for the Strive for a 5 Guide (Molesky/Legacy) to accompany The Practice of Statistics for AP* 5e and was a reviewer for the Annotated Teacher's Edition 5e. He is currently writing the test and quizzes which will accompany Statistics and Probability with Applications (SPA 3e), the non-AP equivalent to TPS 5e.
In February 2010, Michael was honored by the Siemens Corporation as the Texas AP Math/Science Teacher of the year. He served as an AP statistics consultant to Pasadena ISD (TX) for 2010-12 under the auspices of the National Math + Science Initiative and currently fills the same role for Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD (TX) and Birdville ISD (TX). In addition to being the pre-K -12 Math Chair, Michael teaches AP Statistics and Honors Precalculus at Greenhill School in Addison, Texas.