Mike was born in Garden City, N.Y., and was raised in Southbury, Conn. He attended the Taft School in Watertown, Conn., where he played varsity baseball and basketball for three years, captaining both teams as a senior. Mike was awarded the James Painter Logan Memorial Basketball Award for his leadership in basketball, and the Taft School Sports Award for his contributions to varsity athletics. He continues to work as a Taft School class agent soliciting support of the Alumni Fund.
Mike attended Colby College and graduated with an American Studies major and a math minor. Mike was a four-year starter at third base for the Colby Mules. In his senior year, he earned All-NESCAC first team honors and was also named to the D3baseball.com National Team of the Week. While in college, Mike solicited alumni to support the Colby Annual Fund. In his senior year, he also worked as the football and basketball play-by-play webcaster.
In 2013, Mike attended the Anja S. Greer Conference on Mathematics, Science and Technology at Phillips Exeter Academy.
Mike was pleased to join the faculty of the inaugural session of the Delaware College Scholars Program in 2014. He continues to teach during the summer at this St. Andrew’s School and Delaware Department of Education joint venture.
In 2016, Mike became a Board member of Talk2Troops. Developed by two St. Andrew’s graduates, this non-profit provides a simple and free platform for individuals to write a letter of appreciation to an active duty U.S. service member, a new recruit, wounded warrior, or veteran.
Mike is pursuing a Master of Education at the University of Missouri. He expects to graduate in the summer of 2018.
Mike starts his sixth year at St. Andrew’s where he teaches Math, coaches varsity baseball and varsity volleyball, is the IV Form boys’ dean and academic advisor, and is a dorm parent.
Mike is an avid New York Yankees and New York Giants fan. He lives on Sherwood with his yellow lab, Tino.