Newark Advisory Board Member
A Senior Business Executive & Relationship Management Specialist, with over 40 years of business and executive level consulting and advisory experience with Corporate, Government, Community & Faith based organizations. Currently, Managing Director of Mattermatrics, a small business consultancy, Michael spent 15 years in private industry, working in broadcast advertising sales and 15 years in relationship management and sales on wall street. Michael also manages Institutional Relations for The Partnership for Urban Economic Development, A federally registered SuperPac. PureDev works on behalf of industry to ensure government and public support for pro-development policies that ensure the sustainable modernization of New Jersey’s Urban cities.
Michael has and continues to serve on various Boards & Committees to include Maplewood – South Orange Wrestling Club Board, South Orange Community Emergency Response Team, South Orange Development Committee, South Orange Democratic Committee, Two Towns: South Orange-Maplewood Community Coalition on Race, Rotary Club of Newark NJ, Vice Chair: Essex County College Foundation Board, and Board President of Ready 2 Empower Daughters.