Michael Yates was born in Wichita, Kansas in 1986. He moved much as a child and was a pastor's son. He considers Pomona, KS his hometown as that is where he lived from 1998 until he went for his undergrad in 2004. He received his BA in Biblical Studies from Evangel University in 2007. He has great interest in Theological topics, especially relating to Christianity. He is recently married, since August 2006.
Michael worked for RadioShack for 4 years, obtaining the position of Assistant Manager and managing a store for the last few months. He is currently teaching 7-10th grade Bible at Maranatha Academy in Shawnee, KS, a suburb of Kansas City.
His focus will be in the Religion Workgroup for now and he will likely focus on specifically Biblical topics and has had thoughts of writing articles on each of the canonical Biblical books.
Michael maintains two blogs. One is personal and deals with daily life, theology, and technology.  The other is a help blog for people with questions about cellular technology.  He is also a member of the famous CrackaJack Crew, which performs all over the World.....eh.....Nation.....umm....Kansas.