Shorelight Education, US. Michael has joined Shorelight as Chief Marketing Officer, and Managing Director of US News Global Education, a subsidiary of Shorelight. In his dual role, Michael will develop and oversee Shorelight’s global marketing strategy along with building out the newly formed subsidiary, US News Global Education. He has significant higher education experience, having served in various positions at Laureate Education, most recently serving as CEO of hospitality and culinary education, during which he led a global network of highly reputed universities by opening new branch campuses and launching new degree programs. Before that, he was senior vice president of global marketing and enrolment at Laureate.