Michael is the Head Golf Professional at Elgin Golf Club, where he has worked since 2013, and has been a PGA Professional since 2003 having worked at a mixture of proprietary owned and members clubs in the North of Scotland, the Central Belt and the Scottish Borders.
Originally from Linlithgow in West Lothian, Michael now lives in Elgin along with his wife and 2 young children.
Michael belongs to a retail services group called TGI Golf Partnership and was nominated from 480 PGA pros within the group at their annual awards ceremony as Partner of the Year for 2014 and Most Improved Business of the Year for 2019.
He currently sits on the Elgin Golf Club council meetings and holds roles on the Greens, Junior Section and Match and Handicap sub-committees as well as chairing the clubs Marketing Sub Committee which he finds hugely rewarding. The Pro Shop is the first point of contact for all visiting golfers and members alike, and Michael deals with all member and visitor bookings at the club.
Having held customer facing roles throughout his working life, Michael prides himself on the relationships he forms with customers, colleagues and working partners/suppliers.
In his spare time, he enjoys keeping fit, running and live music.