Two-time author, entrepreneurial leader, insurance expert, and KC Royals enthusiast, Michael is the Founder of #OurCare and the Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at HealthMarkets, one of the largest independent health insurance agencies in the United States. HealthMarkets offers individual health, small group, Medicare, life, and supplement insurance products from more than 200 insurance companies with thousands of plans nationwide for individuals, families, seniors, small business owners, and their employees. Frequently cited in the media including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, MSNBC, CNBC, among others, Michael is an important expert in the insurance industry. Michael holds the Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Insurance Accounting & Finance (AIAF) and Associate in Reinsurance (Are) designations along with a B.S. in Economics from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Michael lives in Dallas with his wife, three sons, and a daughter.