Michael joined ECG in 2018 as the Retail-Commercial Project Manager. Michael is responsible for recruiting retail and commercial businesses to ECG communities. His knowledge of the ECG communities and relationships with developers and brokers provides him with a unique framework to bring capital investment projects to our enterprise systems throughout Georgia.
In his role, Michael works closely with the ECG members and their stakeholders to assist them in identifying community retail demands utilizing market research, community input, and site evaluation assistance with a mutual goal of bringing retail development to ECG member communities. He has built relationships with developers and brokers who continually provide support to retail trends and development opportunities.
Prior to joining ECG, Michael served as a Business Recruitment Manager for the Douglas County Economic Development Authority.
Michael received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Georgia in 2008. In his spare time, he enjoys outdoor activities such as wakeboarding, hiking, and kayaking.
International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
Georgia Economic Developers Association (GEDA)
Georgia Downtown Association (GDA)