Vice President of Product Development
Michael is responsible for Product Development at GS2 which includes research and development of new products and services, as well as oversight of existing product and service line enhancements and improvements. Michael has over 20 years of experience in consumer and commercial finance, with over 16 years in the student loan industry. Before joining GS2, Michael built out the loan operations infrastructure that supported the first $3 billion in federal student loan originations for Goal Financial, and subsequently oversaw the successful launch of two credit based private student loan products as their Vice President of Product Development. Prior to his time at Goal Financial, Michael served as the Director of Loan Operations and Credit Manager for the Education Finance Group division of Academic Management Services. Michael has a B.A. in Business Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara.