Michael has a private practice in mediation and arbitration which has operated for many years.  He has won several academic and community awards including an Ontario Heritage Foundation Award in recognition of outstanding contributions to conservation and Ontario’s heritage, in this case specifically for advocacy leading to the establishment of the Torrance Barrens Conservation Reserve in Muskoka, Ontario.  As a father of two children, Michael understands Camp Winston’s programs and has seen the profoundly positive impact Camp Winston has had on hundreds of children.