John Michael served in several leadership roles in high school, including Student Council President, Honor Council President, and French Club President. Moreover, John Michael was a member of the Leadership Council, National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, and Fellowship of Christian Athletes. He also played on the varsity football, basketball, and soccer teams, serving as a soccer team captain for two years. Last summer, John Michael attended Boys State. This summer, John Michael will work on a blueberry farm and as a soccer camp counselor.