Michael Bankhead is a Storm Tracker with Texas Weather Tracker TV. Michael was born in Fort Worth, Texas and grew up in Joshua, Texas. He began learning how to storm chase through a local spotter network and also by volunteering as a junior firefighter. Michael moved to Lake Charles Louisiana after High School and began a career in the Fire Service. Michael endured 5 hurricanes before moving back to Burleson, Texas, and becoming a Paramedic. Michael has been an active chaser since 2001. Michael also says photography is a passion of his.