Michael Winstead joined the Indiana State Student Media staff in 2019. He is the Sports Video Manager for the Indiana State Sports Network, which produces live sporting events being broadcast on ESPN3 and ESPN+. Michael received his Associate's Degree from Ivy Tech Community College in the Spring of 2014, before he would go on to obtain his Bachelor's Degree in Communication from Indiana State University in the Spring of 2016. At ISU, he was involved with Sycamore Video and the ESPN program. Michael spent a year and some change as a Videographer for WLFI in West Lafayette, IN before returning to Indiana State in the Fall of 2017 to pursue his Master's Degree. While completing his Master's, Michael worked as the Graduate Assistant for ISSN for two years. In his free time, Michael enjoys watching movies, playing video games, eating (Especially pizza and tacos), and going ghost hunting with his friends. He also enjoys anything to do with the Chicago Cubs.