Michael is a Sport and Performance Psychologist. He has worked in the mental health field since 1999 but focused on sports and performance since co-founding The Mind Room in 2012. He believes in a holistic approach to performance and that the wellbeing of athletes off the field is just as important as their performance on it. He works with athletes, coaches and teams to build high performance environments and develop key mental skills to enhance performance. Some of the sports Michael has worked with include three football codes in AFL, Rugby Union and Football. He also works with Olympic-based sports such as Cycling, Swimming and track running. He is currently lead psychologist for the PFA and works with the Tasmanian Women’s Cricket team. He is the father to three boys and remains active himself leading The Mind Room mixed netball team.