Michael manages several online learning sites for Wycliffe Bible Translators, which are used to provide a variety of courses such as language program management, literacy, sociolinguistics, new member orientation and child safety to Wycliffe missionaries working around the world. He also is the accountant for two Wycliffe groups in Congo and Central African Republic. Mike is from Maryland and Wendy (Gochnauer) is from Lake Park, Iowa. They have 2 children. First Presbyterian Church has supported Michael and Wendy since 1993.