Michael has over 17 years experience in the telecommunications industry, developing and delivering training.
Michael is a 10 year resident of Maplewood and is married with three children; a Temple University freshmen, a Columbia High School freshmen and a 3rd grader at Tuscan School.
Michael has coached a total of 16 different baseball/softball teams and served for 4 years on the South Orange Maplewood Baseball Committee as Registration and Publicity Chair.
Michael has always enjoyed writing in various forms, including authoring over 40 songs, and was Editor-in-Chief of his College and High School Newspapers. He is grateful for the opportunity to get back into the journalism field with The Patch.
For 2010-2011 Michael will assume the role of correspondent covering the Columbia High School Performing Arts programs. people and events.
Michael can be reached at Mikelashinsky@verizon.net