EDUCATION: Mike earned a Bachelor of Science in Management from the University of Phoenix in 2010, and a Master of Science in Instructional and Performance Technology from Boise State University in 2012.

WORK HISTORY: Before moving to Oregon he served 20 years with the United States Coast Guard, Leaving the service as a Chief Boatswainsmate, his duties included small boat operations, personnel management, Training and Safety officer, Master Training Specialist, Deck Watch Officer, finance and administration, and facilities management. Mike joined the Oregon International Port of Coos Bay in November 2012 and served as the Harbormaster for Charleston operations. He is currently the Director of Maritime Operations. 

HOBBIES: In his spare time, he likes to hunt, fish and spend time with his children.