Mike has been an Indiana native his whole life and attended Indiana University – Fort Wayne. His career began in the insurance and financial services industry and then moved into nonprofit, where he has served for the last 14 years. He has served in leadership roles at The American Heart Association and Youth For Christ where he focused on donor engagement, team leadership and ministry expansion. Mike and his wife Sheila are the proud parents of 3 amazing teenagers and his family resides in the Leo, IN community, where they attend County Line Church of God. Mike participates in his local church outreach and serves on multiple ministry boards. In his spare time, Mike likes to cook, golf, play sports with his kids and root for the Cubs!