Michael DeLaRosa

Engagement Specialist - Veterans Build

Michael is not only a veteran of the US Marine Corps who spent his time serving as an Operations Director and Human Resource Director supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom, but also earned a Humanitarian Medal for his work during Hurricane Katrina relief. He also has worked for both Best Buy and Bank of America in community relations and outreach. Michael is pursuing a BS in Management Information Systems and Business Analytics from Colorado State University.

Michael will work and coordinate with the Michigan State Support Organization leveraging the work of current Veteran Build affiliates to develop relationships and training that will increase the number of veterans served throughout the state's remaining affiliates. Additionally, he will also be responsible for identifying and working with Veteran organizations, state and local government entities, and other non-profits in order to develop the necessary relationships that will enable Habitat to better serve veterans as well as develop exportable training packages to support the 5 neighboring states in developing their capacity to serve veterans.

His hobbies include photography, traveling, investing and he has recently become a drone pilot and enjoys all things geek.

Contact Info: 

517-485-1006, ext. 112

800-422-4828, ext. 5257

mdelarosa@habitat.org