- M.A., English/Humanities, University of Chicago
- B.S, English Education, Boston University
Originally from Southeastern Massachusetts, Mike is now completely at home in the Pacific Northwest. He lives in University Place with his spouse and two young children. He has spent the vast majority of his career working in student financial aid, and he now serves as both the Dean of Enrollment Management and the Director of Student Financial Services. He loves PLU for its tremendous sense of community and the intellectual passion of its students, faculty, and staff. He serves as the Co-Chair of the Strategic Enrollment Management Advisory Committee (SEMAC) along with the Vice-Chair of the Faculty. Together they are responsible for overseeing the strategic enrollment planning of PLU, from recruitment to graduation.