Former Job Discovery Program Student
Betty's Village Employee

Michael trained at Opportunity Village in both the JDP I & JDP II programs for two years and upon graduation from the program, began working at Heritage Park Senior Center in the City of Henderson. In 2021, he returned to Opportunity Village and began working as a Host at Betty’s Village. Michael is a great public speaker and it is his dream to be a motivational speaker and to spread the mission and message of Opportunity Village globally. Michael has given speeches at many OV events including the Board of Directors dinner, the Backyard BBQ Bash, and has even filmed at Allegiant Stadium where he delivered an inspiring speech reminding folks to follow his three life mottos: 1) Never give up, 2) Keep up and 3) Strive and seek to do better things in life. Michael is currently designing a training curriculum so that he can help teach the incoming Ambassadors about this exciting role.