Growing up in an entrepreneurial family, Mike has always maintained a high level of ambition and continually pushes himself forward. He was raised with a sense of self-determination and desire for success.
Raised in East Tennessee, Mike attended the academically renowned L&N STEM Academy and was a member of the Key Club and served as Class Treasurer in the Student Government Association. In high school, Mike was a member of the varsity swim team, helping his team win 4th place in the Tennessee State Championship.
Mike is currently studying Industrial Systems Engineering at the University of Tennessee. He is a member of the Alpha Kappa Psi Business Professional Fraternity and actively serves in the UT Engineering Mentorship Program.
During high school, Mike was an Assistant Property Manager for more than 10 rental properties, gaining experience in negotiating leases, maintenance and repair, and basic accounting. During his time as a property manager, Mike thoroughly enjoyed working with various clients and meeting their needs.