Meet The Team
Ultimate Ninjas North Shore
Meet Our General Manager
Michael is a 4 time American Ninja Warrior veteran. He has completed on seasons 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12! Michael is a 3 time Vegas veteran making it all the way to the Ultimate Cliff Hanger in stage 3! He has also been a member of Team USA vs The World on season 11 where he had the fastest time in Stage 1, winning that heat for his team. In September 2020, Michael was on the ANW All Star special for season 11 where he competed in the Mega Spider climb and won - setting a Spider Climb record TWICE! Michael is also known as the "Baby Face Ninja" for his young appearance.
Michael was an all around athlete in high school. Interesting fact, Michael was in the carpenters union for 3 years - and expertly knows how to design and build all kinds of things,... his favorite? Ninja obstacles!! Michael moved to Illinois in 2018 to manage at Ultimate Ninjas - and he continues to build obstacles. Michael was married on June 28th, 2020. He and Sarah have two ninja pups named Hershey and Zena.
Michael is the second oldest of six kids and he resides in Hoffman Estates, IL. In his spare time you can find him rock climbing, playing with his dogs and training for Ninja!