Michael provides support to programming and tool development on transportation planning projects for agency clients. Through these projects, he has honed his skills in software and web development, drawing on his programming experience in algorithm development and implementation. As a developer, Michael continually looks for ways to implement new technologies in the transportation field, and he strives to transform complex software into user-friendly tools that are accessible to individuals with diverse backgrounds. His other project interests include utilizing big data to improve the safety and efficiency of our roads. Outside the office, Michael enjoys spending time with his friends and taking his dog to the beach.