Michael joined the Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (then the Lehigh Valley Association of REALTORS®) in 2004 and brings his knowledge and experience with MLS software to our Association. He graduated from Kutztown University with a major in Marketing and a minor in Psychology. As Director of the MLS, Michael's responsibilities include staff liaison to the MLS Committee, instructor of MLS classes, gathering statistical information for the GLVR Market Update, monitoring information on the GLVR MLS, issuing fines and acting as liaison between the MLS vendor and the membership.
Dating back to his undergraduate years, Michael brings over 20 years of customer service experience to the Association. In addition, Michael has over 15 years experience with real estate technology and prides himself as being “The MLS go-to person”.
Michael earned the CMLX-1 Designation in 2014 and earned the CMLX-2 Designation in 2016. CMLX is a certification program designed by the Council of Multiple Listing Services (CMLS) to identify skills, subject matter, and experience common to three levels of successful multiple listing service (MLS) management.
At the Greater Lehigh Valley Real Estate Academy, Michael teaches courses on Realtors Property Resource® (RPR) and on the Multiple Listing Service. Michael became a certified RPR trainer in 2016.