Michael (he/him) joined Mixed Blood as an intern in January 2020 to assist with audience engagement and marketing. He was born in raised in Red Wing, Minnesota, home of the world’s largest boot. He is an English major at the University of Minnesota. When he isn’t studying, Michael enjoys writing short stories and playing bass guitar in two bands named Alexander Natalie and Dad Bod. He is unsure of what he will do after graduating but is very interested in working for a nonprofit organization like Mixed Blood.