Michael was born and raised in Douglas. Michael graduated High School in 1977. Michael is married to his childhood best friend and sweetheart. Also has two sons and one daughter, three granddaughters, and three grandsons.
Mr. Baldenegro served in the U.S. Navy from 1977 to 1981. Michael worked for twenty years and retired from the Arizona Department of Corrections. Additionally, Michael worked thirteen years and retired as Federal Contract Armed Guard.
Michael has coached Youth Soccer, Tee ball, Little League baseball, Babe Ruth baseball, and middle school boys’ and girls’ basketball.
Mr. Baldenegro has been a prison Ministry volunteer, Knight of Columbus Member, St. Luke’s Parrish Eucharistic Minister, and St. Luke’s Usher.