In 1997, Michael founded and operated Sol Vida Homes. He also obtained and continues to hold his General Contractors license. In 2002, the Parent Company, Charlevoix Homes was formed. Through Bank financing, profits and private high net worth investors Michael began growing his new company. Charlevoix Homes was eventually named by the Governor's Office as one of the "Top 20 Arizona Companies to Watch." Charlevoix Homes and its various entities built and developed 28 communities inclusive of 2000 homes. Mr. Roberts as CEO and Founder was successful in structuring bank loans in excess of $250 Million with various banks throughout the Phoenix area.
Mr. Roberts, a native of Flint, Michigan relocated to Arizona, transferring from Michigan State University to Arizona State University in 1983. He earned his degree from Arizona State University. Mr. Roberts also studied at the University of Hawaii. Michael is a pilot who has been typed in eleven different jets as a single pilot. He has been invited to numerous speaking events and is actively involved in several charities.
Michael currently resides in Scottsdale with his two children, Hannah and David.
Mr. Roberts is currently at work on his second book Life Support as well as several business interest.