Michael remembers participating in a co-op nearly 40 years ago even though his wife Sandy did most of the volunteer work!
Michael recently retired after nearly 25 years in the corporate world where he worked as a technical and business consultant to several Fortune 100 companies in the Chicago area. Michael & Sandy owned an operated a second hand book shop, a gift store and a tea room in Palatine, IL for many years before moving to Woodstock, IL. Michael earned an engineering degree from The University of Michigan as well as a Master of Divinity (seminary) degree. For 13 years, Michael & Sandy served several religious and community organizations in the USA and the UK prior to his work in the corporate world. Michael & Sandy have two grown children and two grandchildren.