Michael Skupin co-founded a software publishing
and distribution company in 1992 where he currently serves as
president. He also founded the CCA, which is a motivational
speaking company. He attended Western Michigan University where he
earned a bachelor of business management in 1984. His previous
employment includes office equipment sales, surgical and operating
room equipment sales, and a water-ski instructor. He is most proud
of his wife Peni and his three children, Michael (12), Kalyn (9)
and Emily (3).
Skupin describes himself as adventurous, a thrill-seeker, and a
risk taker. His favorite television shows are ESPN's SportsCenter
/ Primetime (to compare notes with his son) and Seinfeld while his
favorite motion picture is Meet Joe Black. Although he's a big fan
of Faith Hill, he listens to a variety of music including Top 40,
Country, Christian and has a soft spot for Oldies. His favorite
sports teams are any team from Michigan, especially the University
of Michigan Wolverines. Amid his hectic schedule, Skupin finds
time to hunt, barefoot water-ski and play ice hockey. He'll also
play a good game of Scattegories if time permits.
Originally from Farmington Hills, Michigan, Skupin currently lives
in White Lake, Michigan with his wife and three children. They
have 2 Black Labradors, Thor and Simeon and lots of wild fish and
wild birds. His birth date is January 29, 1962.