Michael-David Morales (also known as MO), a 2000 graduate of Azusa Pacific, is entering his thrird season as an assistant at his alma mater. MO brings knowledge, leadership, experience, and a mentor-teacher approach to the program.
MO has been coaching swimmers for several years. Most recently he is coach for Alta Loma High School, and heads up a private swim club. He loves adding value to athletes at all levels, teaching and inspiring others to achieve in all capacities of life.
MO is a U.S. Army Chaplain in Tustin, CA, and has served over eight years as a reverend with the Evangelical Church Alliance. He is senior pastor of Grace Church of Paramount. MO is also a chaplain for Methodist Hospital in Arcadia and is the part of the pastoral team at poorboymo inc., a non-profit company.
MO, who earned his bachelor's in Christian Ministry, received his Master of Divinity from Fuller Theological Seminary in 2003. He is currently working on his doctorate in Organizational Leadership from the University of Phoenix.