This Is Fatherhood

Sharing the highs and lows of parenting…one story at a time

This is Fatherhood, LLC

This is Fatherhood, LLC and This is Fatherhood Blog is owned and managed by Michael Finlay who is committed to building a community of fathers and parents that are fully engaged with their children and families.  Michael is a graduate of Western Oregon University, a husband to his high school sweetheart and father of two.

This is Fatherhood, LLC offers workshops, parent coaching and consulting and can be reached at or at

OPEC Recognition System: Parent Educator 3 Status

-Trained Facilitator in the following curricula:

-Church Fathers Group Leader: This is Fatherhood (2015-2019)

-Personal Blog: This is Fatherhood (Est. 2016)

-Contract Blogger for the Marion & Polk Early Learning Hub (2017)

Feedspot Top 100 Father Blog (2019)

-Student at Parent Coaching Institute’s Parent Coach Certification Training Program (Sept. 2021 – March 2022)

-Coach, Veteran Dad Recruiter and Community Manager, Boot Camp for New Dads (2021)

-Parenting Educator – Make Parenting A Pleasure, Parenting Now (2021)

-Partner and Contractor with Oregon Early Learning Hubs:

Michael Finlay, This is Fatherhood, LLC Resume
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