Michael Green holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of California, Davis, a Master of Science in Systems Technology from the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, CA, and a PhD in Computing Technology in Education from Nova Southeastern University. After a 23 year career in the Navy, Michael spent six years as an IT manager for a direct marketing service bureau in Novato, CA. In 2001 he opened his own IT consulting business and supports small businesses and non-profit organizations throughout the San Francisco Area. Michael has been teaching for the University of Phoenix since 1997, is a 2012 Distinguished Faculty, and was the Information Systems and Technology Area Chair for the Bay Area Campus until 2013. He teaches technology courses in the School of Business and the College of Information Systems and Technology. Michael is a past president of the Rotary Club of Mission San Rafael and an Assistant District Governor for Rotary District 5150. He is CFO for Operation Tooth Fairy, a non-profit group that provides follow up dental support for children in South America who have had cleft lip and palate surgery.