- Faith: Christian
- Career: Athlete
- Birthday: April 24, 1986
- Accomplishments: Mixed Martial Arts
- Fun Faith Fact!:
Chandler holds a bachelor's degree in personal finance management services with a minor in real estate.
Born and raised in suburban St. Louis, Michael Chandler showed great talent and a physical aptitude early on, as well as academia. He was on the honor roll every term in high school, and lettered in football for 3 years, as well as being voted Most Valuable Wrestler during his senior year.
He was on the wrestling team for Division I NCAA University of Missouri, and was a four-time qualifier, collecting 100 career wins. Following wrestling, he became active in the mixed martial arts industry, and opted out of amateur competition, going professional in 2009 with a debut victory.