Michael recently retired from the public service after 35 years of combined military and civil service. His last position in the public service was director general, Cost Estimating and Transfer Payments Centres of Expertise. While in this position, he was seconded to CPA Canada where he worked on the Foresight Initiative. Michael has also taught at the Master’s level for the Sprott School of Business and the Telfer Certificate in Complex Procurement and Project Leadership. He has received several awards for his work in predictive modelling. Michael is currently the managing director, Technomics Canada, a decision support company focused on developing data-driven insights to support decision-making.