A popular voice on social media, Michael-Chase has gained his online following (@mcstrollo) for his personal lifestyle and fashion modeling.
Shortly after enlisting in the United States Army, Michael-Chase joined the promotions staff of 104.7 The Fish FM in Atlanta where he assisted in planning and coordinating events with station partners and talent.
During his 6 year military career, Michael-Chase earned the rank of Specialist as a Public Relations Representative. Overseeing the internal and external mission communications for nearly 1,000 soldiers, Michael-Chase was responsible for unit and battalion communication, monitoring news coverage to prepare impact and after-action reviews, and working with local, state, and federal agencies to give media interviews.
In 2018, Michael-Chase founded Rising Media. Directing client brand channels and high-performing social ad creative influencer campaigns with Fortune 500 companies, Michael-Chase generated over 100 million social media impressions growing his personal social platforms to over 100,000 followers. Michael-Chase and his partners provided client oversight on content strategy, design, creative, and execution based on target audience.
Michael-Chase's viral posts have been featured nationally and internationally in publications including; The Straits Times, B.E.T, The AJC, Sputnik, and Townhall. In 2019, Michael-Chase appeared on the CBS daytime television talk show 'The Mel Robbins Show.'
Following his rise to social media fame, Michael-Chase modeled for brands including: Jo Ghost, Trina Turk & Mr. Turk, Converse, Members Only and Lilly e Violetta. In October of 2020, Michael-Chase modeled in rapper Jack Harlow’s ‘Tyler Herro’ official music video which generated 28 million views on YouTube in less than two months.
In May 2022, Michael-Chase graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Public Relations with a minor in International Affairs making the fall 2021 President’s List and spring 2022 Dean’s List at Kennesaw State University. Michael-Chase's Women Leadership Digital Storytelling Project interview with radio personality Taylor Scott was published by The Stevens Initiative International Virtual Exchange Program.
Michael-Chase currently serves as the Director for DASH Fine Arts, a non-brick and mortar gallery based in Atlanta specializing in the representation and curation of fine art. From primary and secondary market sales to advising, research, restoration, and interior design, Dash has represented works by notable artists including; Reed Benson, Danny Robinette, Peter Max, Carole Pigott, Wesley Chamberlin, and Henri Matisse.
Michael-Chase continues to share his lifestyle online and regularly posts about ending human trafficking and bringing awareness to suicide prevention.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 988
National Human Trafficking Hotline: 1 (888) 373-7888