Michael brings a vast professional background and experience to Qualified Properties. His experience includes management positions with Fortune 50 companies, including Monsanto, General Motors, and Ford Motor Company. Michael was Vice President of Real Estate Development for the financial division of Ford, structuring and managing nearly half a billion dollars in joint venture real estate projects throughout the Midwest. In addition to his business experience, Michael is a Texas attorney and his focus was helping small and medium size businesses solve legal problems. After decades of practicing law, Michael is concentrating his efforts in the commercial real estate market. His previous real estate experience includes locating and negotiating sites for a major fast food company in St’ Louis, Boston, Chicago, Detroit, Philadelphia and Indianapolis, and for a retail business’s expansion into Wisconsin and Kansas; developing malls and shopping centers in Minnesota, Missouri and Kansas; and locating land for a major manufacturing facility in Wisconsin. In addition, he was on the merger/acquisition team for a national bank, performing due diligence reviews of troubled S & L’s real estate holdings. Michael was a licensed real estate broker for over 13 years in Missouri, and has a Bachelor of Science degree, a Masters degree in business, and a Doctorate of Jurisprudence.
Michael is a member of the Economic Alliance – Houston Port Region. He is also a member of the Houston Association of Realtors, the Texas Association of Realtors, and the National Association of Realtors and member of Pasadena Chamber of Commerce.