Michael specializes in designing solutions with a strong visual impact to advance people and brands. He joined the Rhodes Branding team in December of 2019 to guide the development of creative materials from ideation to production. Arriving from the University of South Carolina, Michael worked in the central communications office art directing and providing visual design guidance to drive engagement, increase enrollment, and build brand awareness. A Columbia native, he earned his B.F.A. in graphic design at UofSC in 2016. Michael believes in positive vibes, is a lover of good design, and is a proud girl dad.