Nothing is known about Michael's life before or during the outbreak. It is likely that he lived in or near Alexandria before the apocalypse.
Michael is among the townspeople to venture outside the safe-zone to help build a wall along the route in order to deter the mega herd of zombies away from Alexandria.
Michael is one of the residents who was killed when the Wolves broke into the Alexandria Safe-Zone and started ransacking houses and murdering residents.
This list shows the victims Michael has killed:
- Possibly a few zombies
- Aaron (Indirectly Caused)
Aaron left his backpack at Del Arno Foods, which causes to lead the wolves to Alexandria.
As the Wolves make their way into Alexandria, Michael is one of the many residents to have been killed. His body is seen laying in the street and is later collected by Tobin and Bruce to be buried.
- While never credited, the actor confirmed on his Facebook that he was killed in "JSS" and his name was written on the wall in "Now".
- Michael, along with Stacy, was filmed fleeing from the Wolves, but the scene did not make the final cut.