Michael Runals served 32 years in the Navy and has traveled to 46 states and 13 countries holding positions in both the military and civilian communities. Mr. Runals also has extensive management, risk management, operations, planning, training, investigative and financial experience.
Michael’s management positions have resulted in quality performance from him and staff. His leadership style is one that is of concern for his staff and training to ensure their success and promotion. He has received Letters of Recommendation and Commendation for his work as an Operations Site Lead and Senior Planner for Navy District Washington. As a Senior Accountant, he saved over 1 million dollars in a research grant, enabling a one-year extension.
Michael is an alumnus of the University of Phoenix where he graduated from the MBA program with honors and inducted into the Honor Society Delta Mu Delta.
Mr. Runals credits God, dedication, and intelligence as the keys to his success. He sincerely enjoys training others to succeed. Michael was published in 1980 in the Military Sea magazine. He currently resides in Orchard Park, Florida. In joining the WANA he hopes to connect with like minded professionals to exchange ideas and knowledge based upon his career and academic accomplishments.