Mike was on the faculty at Northern Illinois University and served on the Economic Restructuring Committee of the Batavia (IL) Main Street Program (an organization that promotes economic vitality and historic preservation for downtowns) before relocating to Indiana. In the Fort Wayne community he serves on the IPFW professional advisory board for the Department of Computer Science, on the board of directors for the Northeast Indiana Innovation Center, on the IT board committee for the Parkview Health System, and on the Parkview Foundation Board. Mike is also a Big Brother with Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Northeast Indiana.
As vice president of information technology, Mike is responsible for all IT-related programs. This includes setting the strategic leadership of IT and overseeing development and project management, data center, EDI services, support, portals, PC systems and networks.